Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

Altrincham, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:22 Feb 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day
  1. Permanent

Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

Altrincham, Greater Manchester

Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

Tradewind Manchester are recruiting! Are you an experienced teaching assistant/support worker looking for your next role?

Or perhaps you are a psychology graduate with SEN experience, intent on beginning your teaching/educational Psychology career?

Why not join a passionate and dedicated Primary school and feel the benefit of broadening your SEN experience in order to further your career.

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a Primary school in Altincham, Trafford, which caters for pupils from ages 4 - 11. This inclusive primary school are looking to meet with an experienced behaviour support Teaching Assistant or highly driven graduate to support one their pupils in KS1. Is that you?

Tradewind Manchester are supporting Trafford based Primary school in recruiting a behaviour support Teaching Assistant. This full-time role to start March 2021, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 12 weeks) this role will become permanent. The school would like to recruit a behaviour support Assistant, experienced in working with children or adults who have emotional, behavioural and social difficulties - not necessarily within an education setting.

This could be your ideal next role if you are;

  • Experienced in supporting children/adult who suffer from emotional, behavioural and social difficulties.
  • Graduates looking to broaden their experience further in order to pursue teaching or educational psychology routes.
  • Experienced in supporting pupils with Autism - desired.
  • Confident in working in an education environment in which behaviour will be challenging on a regular basis.
  • Available full time for a permanent role (following an initial temporary period).
  • An effective team player.

This role will include;

  • Teaching pupils with emotional, behavioural and social difficulties, including pupils with Autism.
  • Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care.
  • Supporting the school team to provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to learn.

More about the role;

  • Permanent Contract (following a typical 12 week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester).
  • Full time 08:30 -3.45pm
  • Free onsite parking and close to local transport links.
  • The benefits of working as a Graduate Behaviour Support Assistant at this school include;
  • Working in a friendly, supportive team.
  • Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include;

  • We 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 up to *£100
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success.
  • Online Portal for your time sheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
  • To be considered for this role, you will need;
  • Have recent experience supporting children with challenging behaviour.
  • A DBS certificate, or be happy to apply for a DBS.
  • Be able to provide 2 professional references including one from your latest employer or education institution.
  • Full time availability.
  • Team Teach training is desirable, not essential as training is available.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you; Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Graduate Behaviour Support Assistant position, located in Trafford Or for more information about the role, contact Chris Morgan on 0161 674 0138 /

More about Tradewind Recruitment;

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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