Learning Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
Date Posted:20 Nov 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£60 - £70 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
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Are you an experienced teaching assistant looking for your next challenge in a St Helens SEN school? Or are you a graduate unsure of your next career move? If so Tradewind Recruitment may have the position for you!

Tradewind recruitment are working in alliance with a SEN school in St Helens who are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to start immediately on a long term basis with the potential for the role to turn permanent.

The school provides an education for children who have complex needs such as ASD and SLD between 3-16 years of ages. Our ofsted rated "Good" client prides themselves on preparing their pupils for their future and providing a safe and stimulating learning environment where students personal development has been praised.

We are looking for:
* Previous experience working with SEN children
* Calm, positive personality
* Level headed
* Patience and resilience
* Excellent listening skills
* Maths and English GCSE as a minimum, TA qualification or hold a degree

As a Learning Support Assistant, you would be required to work either on a one to one basis with a designated pupil or within a small group. You would be responsible for general teaching assistant duties including academic support in core subjects such as Literacy and Numeracy. This is a fantastic opportunity for a graduate looking to develop skills and build experience in the education sector, potentially completing a teaching qualification in the future.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

- 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, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
- Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
- 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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Learning Support Assistant in Sefton.

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 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 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 cal 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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