KS2 Teaching Assistant

Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
CMP00309_1621253764
Date Posted:17 May 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Daily supply

KS2 Teaching Assistant

Radcliffe, Greater Manchester

Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!

We are working with a nurturing primary school based in Radcliffe, which is in the heart of the community and who have a large need for Teaching Assistants on both a long term / full time basis and for day to day supply cover.

This two-form entry school are seeking to recruit either experienced Teaching Assistants and Graduate Teaching Assistants who are beginning their career within education. The needs of their pupils is paramount and staff must be able to engage pupils with interesting and exciting learning opportunities; based not only on the national curriculum, but also to include social skills, wellbeing, personal development, peer interaction and support for one and other.

The schools needs range from developmental assistance in reading, writing & maths, to one-on-one support for students with special educational needs and behavioural support. To be considered for this position you must have a can-do attitude; be prepared to perform whichever task is required of you; have strong interpersonal skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels.

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

  • Have a bachelor's degree, preferably but not exclusively in teaching
  • A minimum of a level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification
  • 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 learning developmental difficulties, usually on a 121 basis

-Supporting students with special educational needs or behavioural issues

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

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

About the school:

The pupils at this school really enjoy attending, and behaviour is generally very good. Expectations throughout the school are high, increasingly so, and the response from pupils has been excellent. Reading is considered a priority, and the maths curriculum is taught very well. There is a huge emphasis on emotional support & wellbeing for pupils and families, and the community mindset of the school means good connections with various external agencies. As such, Teachers and Teaching Assistants are well-trained and contribute significantly to the school culture and ethos, and pupils that require extra support receive it quickly and effectively.

About the role:

-Day-to-Day experience on a rolling basis, with longer term opportunities for the right candidates

-Hours are 08:15-16:00

-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links from the city centre

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

The benefits of working as Graduate 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 Graduate 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:

  1. As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  2. We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
  3. Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
  4. More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
  5. Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

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