Learning Support Assistant

Wirral, Merseyside
Date Posted:16 Oct 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65 - £70 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Wirral, Merseyside
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Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you a looking for a new opportunity in an SEMH School based in Wirral?

Are you a Team Teach Trained Teaching Assistant looking for a full-time position starting September 2020 until April 2021 with the view to go permanent for the right person? Tradewind's SEND team are working with a SEMH School to recruit an experienced teaching assistant or learning support assistant.

This is a full-time position on a long-term temporary contract, working 5 days per week 8:30am for morning briefing until 4:15pm for afternoon briefing, term time only.

The most recent OFSTED graded the school as 'Good'. At the SEMH School, they cater for KS2 - KS4 pupils who have Autism, ADHD, attachment issues and mental health needs. The school aims to ensure that they give them the necessary support to improve their confidence, self-esteem, self awareness and emotional regulation.
The ideal candidate for this role will have Team Teach Training and a minimum of 6 months experience working in an Alternative Provision environment or have worked extensively with learners with Behavioural and SEMH (social, emotional and mental health needs).

We are looking for:
*Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Experience with supporting in Alternative Provision
*Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently
*Team Teach Trained (desirable not essential as training can be provided)
After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities. This school also encourages and healthy and active approach to everyday school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

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!
*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 Teaching Assistant

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

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