Outdoor Learning Mentor

Trafford, Greater Manchester
SM 00 88 33 949_1556542547
Date Posted:29 Apr 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
£55 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Outdoor Learning Mentor

Trafford, Greater Manchester
Do you enjoy being outdoors and active?
Do you have experience delivering outdoor learning?

Tradewind recruitment is currently recruiting on behalf of a two-form entry primary school in Trafford. We are seeking a Forest School or Outdoor Learning Teacher who is available to work from September 2019.
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
*Have a proven track record of providing outdoor learning opportunities.
*Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
*Provide a CV with experience of employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained.
*Have the legal right to work in the UK.

About the school
The school is vibrant where children are enthusiastic and motivated to achieve endless possibilities. The children are at the heart of every decision, staff ensure that the children are happy, confident and that the opportunities which are provided for them are relevant to their needs, both now and for the future.
The school sets high standards. They have high expectations of what children can achieve and strive to inspire all children to develop a love of learning, so they make good progress and attain their very best; becoming confident and successful individuals in our changing world.
The school chose to convert to academy status in September 2013 and have expanded to a two-form entry intake this year. The school firmly believe that education is a partnership between home and school and regard parents as an active partner in their child's education and value their interest and support.
The school is rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted and have great facilities with separate areas for different key stages which allows space. There is a large field which is well maintained and a chance for the children to take part in different outdoor activities.
Responsibilities
*Planning and preparation of outdoor programme delivery and/or classroom-based training sessions.
*Create a love of learning for the outdoor area where children work together and can use the outside area to help them in their learning.
*Promoting and enabling social development opportunities.
*Active maintenance of equipment to ensure the ongoing safety of children and staff.

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

* An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
* Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
* Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
* More training and development 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 out next nearest competitor
* A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so your 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
* A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email suraj.mistry@twrecruitment.com

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.

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