Learning Support Assistant

Slough, Berkshire
Date Posted:18 May 2019
£70 - £80 per day

Learning Support Assistant

Slough, Berkshire
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Are you a graduate a recent graduate of English?
Are you interested in working in Education?
Are you looking to put your degree to use in a very rewarding atmosphere?

If the above statements resonate with you then you're in luck!

Tradewind is currently recruiting for a graduate Teaching assistant for an all-girls Comprehensive secondary school located in the heart of Slough for a September 2019 start

The school works hard to make any staff, temporary or permanent, feel welcome and part of the family. Their belief is to have an innovative and creative learning environment in hopes to get students excited about education!

We are looking for:

*An eager graduate of English grad who's looking to being making a positive impact with students
*Someone who will follow direction well as they will be given tasks and targets from the SENCO.
*Someone who has a passion for working with students and is ideally looking to become a teacher in the near future.

Candidates will be expected to:

*Supervise students in the classroom
*Work with the HOD of English to identify students that are struggling and create strategies to help raise their attainment
*Complete tasks given to you by teachers and your line manager
*Do a homework club twice a week
*Be open to working with students with special educational needs
*Be flexible to take on tasks that are not necessarily attributed to be a Teaching Assistant
*Who is punctual
*Is open to Teaching student in small group settings or "focus groups"

The school is located a 15-minute bus ride from Slough over ground station - there is parking available on site if driving is a preferred method of travelling.

The school has recently been renovated which makes it an ideal learning environment for the students. The students can be challenging at times, but the staff is very supportive and has strong behaviour management strategies in place. Its grounds are very beautiful and I'm sure you'll enjoy your time at this wonderful educational institution.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more 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 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
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

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

*Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a English LSA position in Slough or for more information about the role, contact Seema Parbat on 0207 845 5450 / seema.parbat@twrecruitment.com
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
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.

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.