Moving & Handling Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Date Posted:13 Jan 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day + Ofsted Accredited CPD
  1. Long-term

Moving & Handling Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Are you a Teaching Assistant with Moving and Handling training?
Tradewind are working closely with a SEN setting in Sheffield with a high demand for moving and handling trained Teaching Assistants on both an ad-hoc basis and for longer term cover.
The school educates children from primary to secondary age with complex needs including PMLD, and moderate to severe Autism so of whom require a Learning Support Assistant with Moving and Handling training.
The school also offer training to Tradewind Candidates including Team Teach and Personal Care with Dignity.
Experience using alternative methods of communication such as MAKATON and PEC's would also be beneficial for this role.
The school was graded good by Ofsted in May 2017 and was praised for children's good behaviour and the effective management of senior leaders. The school is very well equipped to cater to children with complex needs and is easily accessible from Sheffield and Chesterfield with good public transport links.

Pay £65 - 75.00 per day

We are looking for:
* Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
* Teaching Assistant Level or Degree Qualified
* Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour
* Team Teach Trained
* Experience with supporting SEN students
* Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently

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 Moving and Handling trained Teaching Assistant in Sheffield . Or for more information about the role, contact Lucy on 0114 2870650 or

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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