Psychology Graduates

Bath, Somerset
MEBJN -102017-107630_1599808664
Date Posted:11 Sep 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Psychology Graduates

Bath, Somerset
JN -102017-107630
We are looking to recruit psychology students or graduates to join our Team of Supply Teaching Assistants in Bath. We are working closely with schools in Bath who are seeking psychology graduates/students to work as teaching assistants in their schools.
This type of work will be a great opportunity for psychology graduates to use their academic knowledge in a practical way in an Education setting and earn additional income while or after their studies. You will have the opportunity to work on a 1:1 or group setting with young people with Special Educational needs and support their learning and emotional well-being in schools.

The work is rewarding and training will be given to you by Tradewind as CPDs to support you in your work as a teaching assistant. We welcome applicants from students and graduates. We will need minimum 1 day a week availability.
Must have:
Degree or training in psychology, mental health or sport science subjects (Currently studying students are welcome to apply and join us)
Highly Desirable:
Special Educational Needs Experience in a care or school setting
Understanding and experience of supporting/teaching young people with Mental Health issues.
Placements in schools vary from daily supply, short and long-term cover and permanent positions according to your requirements and availability. Pay will depend on experience and the responsibilities of the role and is never less than £65 per day. You will be able to pause working with us during busy exam and assignment periods.
-Working within school hours: 0830-1530 (Or half days are possible).
-Flexible work. (We can offer you work around your other commitments, such child care, study, 2nd Job, hobbies, holidays).
-Get relevant paid experience. (You can start earning an income while you are training to
-Secure a permanent position: We can help you find your dream job in schools.

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent: Minimum 60 per day for Teaching assistants.
*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 great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous 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 join us and be successful in this exciting opportunity, you will need to:
** Have experience of working with children in any capacity
*Will have confidence to manage behaviour and support the young people in their lessons and emotional development
*Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*Have a CV covering at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Bristol office on 01173017578, or or contact the SEN consultant Misra Ersavas on 01173017578.
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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