KS2 Teaching Assistant - Academic Support - Bury

Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
CMP00183_1610092725
Date Posted:08 Jan 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

KS2 Teaching Assistant - Academic Support - Bury

Radcliffe, Greater Manchester

Tradewind Manchester are recruiting! Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant looking for your next role?

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a two-form entry Bury based primary school in recruiting a Learning Support Assistant to assist with 1:1 academic support support. This is a full-time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.

The school is seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to aid pupils in KS2 who require 1:1 academic support in English & Maths. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting pupils who require academic interventions; have strong language and numeracy literacy skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels and a clear understanding of phonics.

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:

  • Have experience of the KS2 curriculum and assisting pupils academically
  • Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

This role will include:

-Teaching pupils with developmental difficulties in English and Maths

-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care

-Supporting the school team to provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to learn

About the school:

This school has a strong focus on continually improving teaching & learning, resulting in excellent quality of teaching and great pupil behaviour. Classrooms are very positive places, with relationships between students and teachers very good. More able students are given opportunities to flourish whilst disadvantaged children are not left behind, due to efficient and effective deployment of Teaching Assistants to ensure their progress. The school works well with parents, families and the wider community to enable the social and emotional wellbeing of its pupils to flourish.

About the role:

-Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)

-Full time, 08:15-16:00

-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links

-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as a Teaching Assistant at this school include;

-Working in a friendly, supportive team

-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include:

-We offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor!

-Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100

-Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success.

-Online Portal for your time sheets and to log your availability

-Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If this sounds like the perfect role for you:

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this KS2 Learning Support Teaching Assistant position, located in Bury. For more information about the role, contact Cameron on 0161 674 0138 / cameron.mcbryde@twrecruitment.com

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

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