SATs Booster Teaching Assistant

Blackburn, Lancashire
Date Posted:19 Nov 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
£58.00 - £68.00 per day + Over 30 Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

SATs Booster Teaching Assistant

Blackburn, Lancashire
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Tradewind are recruiting!!

Tradewind Recruitment is working with a good primary school based in Blackburn that are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work across both there Year 6 classes in preparation for SAT's.

This OFSTED 'Good' Primary School in Blackburn is looking for a Teaching Assistant. You will be working within Year 6, giving additional literacy and numeracy booster sessions to pupils of a lower ability in preparation from SAT's. As part of this role you will be working with children on a 1:1 and group basis. Work will be planned for the students however you may need to adapt the work and include resources to support the children where needed.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will be committed to providing the best possible support to children who require further support accessing the curriculum at the same time providing independency.

The role will involve:
*Supporting the class teacher's in year 6
*Work alongside the upper KS2 team to plan and prepare engaging, fun sessions for small groups of learners that need additional support
*Firm but fair behaviour management skills

The teaching assistant roles are full time, 5 days week and will be due to start 2nd December 2019.

To be considered for this Year 6 Teaching assistant role you must;
*Have previous experience working in a primary school setting
*Be a team player - this role requires someone who works well with teachers, pupils and parents
*Demonstrate commitment, dedication and resilience in your previous childcare work
*have an ability to manage sometimes challenging behaviour
*Ideally you will be local to Blackburn and surrounding areas.

The school benefits
*The potential to eventually undertake your teacher training in partnership with the school
*Career progression for the right candidate
*In house school CPD training
*£58.00-68.00 per day

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 join us and be successful in this Year 6 Teaching assistant role you will need to:
*This position is subject to an Enhanced Child Workforce DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a L3 UKS2 teaching assistant in Blackburn Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or email-

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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