Learning Support Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
JNM 39984_1594396993
Date Posted:10 Jul 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Learning Support Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Tradewind Recruitment is currently recruiting on behalf of a two-form entry Primary School in Manchester to start in September until the end of the Winter term 2020. This is a full time, long-term role with a salary from £65 per day.

About the school

We are recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant on behalf on a caring, happy and friendly school in Manchester. This is an effective school where all the staff are committed to preparing children for a lifelong journey of discovering and learning. The staff work hard to ensure that the children receive the best education possible as well as making them feel safe, happy and secure.

Children at this school typically start school below the level of those expected for their age, and by the time they leave in Year 6, the proportion of children who reach the expected standard or better I English and in Mathematics is above the national average.

About the role

This primary school is looking for a Learning Support Assistant to support a child within Lower Key Stage 2. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management and experience of working with children with an EHC Plan.

The role itself will involve supporting a child within lessons who requires extra support during lessons. The successful Teaching Assistant may also be required to work with the child outside of the classroom, delivering work set by the class teacher in the schools Nurture room.

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

* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Provide a CV with at least 10 years employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

* An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
* Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
* Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
* More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than out next nearest competitor
* A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so your fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email joanne.nelthorpe@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available 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. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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