Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant - Specialist Provision

High Peak, Derbyshire
EHM112017-11573903_1582713548
Date Posted:26 Feb 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant - Specialist Provision

High Peak, Derbyshire
Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant - Specialist Provision

Have you just graduated with a psychology degree (or similar) and wish to pursue a career in education working with children who require additional learning support?

Would you relish the opportunity to work within a specialist provision, dedicated to providing superb learning experiences for their children?

Tradewind Manchester are currently recruiting on behalf of an independent specialist day school (in in a beautiful rural location) to start as soon as possible. This position is full-time and long-term and the school require confident candidates with experience of supporting children with additional needs and the drive to make a difference.

The School:
-Caters for children and young people (Ages 7 to 18) with SEN, including: SEMH, ASC, MLD
-Newly designed autism specific provision
-Beautiful rural location - easily accessible from areas in Cheshire / Stockport / Derbyshire and surrounding areas
-Multi-disciplinary team of leaders, carers, therapists and educators
-Curriculum designed to take each individual child or young person's own educational needs into account

To join us and be successful in this Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
* Psychology Degree (or Social Sciences) / SEN Teaching Assistant experience E.g. Experience working/volunteering in education, child care or care settings
* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks. Or be happy to undertake a new DBS through us
* Provide a CV with at least 10 years employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

Leaders at the school have a fresh approach to improving teaching and learning and are always on the look out for fresh gradaute talent who are driven by the prospect of developing their career within SEN. Roles will begin as soon as possible and will continue through for the remainder of the academic year, with the potential for the position to become permanent for the right candidates.

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

* 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 our next nearest competitor
* A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a reward
* 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
* 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 apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email emma.hale@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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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