Phonics Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:11 Nov 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£63.51 - £73.51 per day + Over 30 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Phonics Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Teaching Assistant

Have you got experience of working with phonics groups?

Tradewind are recruiting for an experienced Level 3 Reception Teaching Assistant!

Tradewind are working with a Primary School in Wigan to recruit an experienced reception Teaching Assistant who has also worked with groups of children focusing on phonics interventions. This member of staff would be working full time from November 2020 until July 2021.

This 'Good' Primary School in Wigan have dedicated staff who work to ensure that they develop each child's individual abilities to reach their own full potential but also to grow as people. The teachers focus on developing English and Maths within school which has resulted in SATs scores being higher than the national average. The staff within school are very passionate, supportive and welcoming.

The successful candidate will have the following experience and attributes:
*Previous experience supporting pupils in Early Years Foundation Stage or Key Stage One
*Hold a L3 or above teaching assistant qualification
*A calm and nurturing character
*A creative and engaging practitioner
*Phonic experience

This school is based within Wigan and is accessible via public transport links.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 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
To be considered for this position the school are looking for a Teaching Assistant who has previous experience working in a school setting. The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances and professional reference checks. Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Primary Teaching Assistant in Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or

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