Nurture Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
Date Posted:19 Nov 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65.00 - £80.00 per day + Over 30 Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

Nurture Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
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Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you a Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge in a Nurture unit in Preston?

Tradewind Preston are working in partnership with a 'Good' Secondary Alternative Provision in Preston to recruit an experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant who is hardworking, ambitious to join and thriving Nurture Unit in Preston starting 9th December 2019 until July 2020. This is to support within a Nurture unit where you will be working with a KS3 and KS4 pupils supporting the class teacher. This role is currently for 5 days a week with the potential to go permanent.

As a Secondary teaching assistant your job will be to support pupils in KS3 and KS4 by working small groups, 2-2-1 and 1-2-1 to enhance their learning and academic development. Your role will involve supporting pupils with behaviour difficulties.

We are looking for:
Someone who has ideally, but not essentially, have a level 3 qualification (NVQ or equivalent) in Supporting Teaching and Learning as well as recent and relevant experience in a similar role. You must also have a passion for working with pupils with behavioural difficulties and` be dedicated to making a positive impact on their learning and development.

The Nurture Unit is based in Preston easy accessible with public transport and additionally if you are driving it has free car parking.

The school benefits you will gain valuable experience in a new and exciting environment and be part of a dedicated team of staff. There will be the opportunity to study towards further qualifications and training.

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 Preston. Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977 333 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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