Secondary Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:28 Aug 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Secondary Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Are you an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant looking for your next position?

Would you love to work with an education agency who prioritise your CPD?

Tradewind Recruitment are currently recruiting for Secondary Teaching Assistants to work in our client Secondary Schools in the Wigan area. Tradewind are recruiting Teaching Assistants who are looking to work on either daily supply or those seeking long-term positions on either a full or part-time basis.

The Role
As a Teaching Assistant on supply your role will vary and you could work in 5 different schools in any one week. You will be a support for the Subject Teacher. You may work with children on a 1:1 basis or in smaller groups. You will be led and guided by the teacher and will assist with behaviour management. You will need to quickly build rapport with students and ensure they are engaging in their learning. You may be required to support lunch time activities at the request of the school.

To join us and be considered for this Secondary Teaching Assistant vacancy you must;
* Be qualified to a minimum of Level 2;
* Ideally possess experience working in a KS3/4 setting setting;
* This position is subject to Enhanced DBS, Overseas police check (if applicable) and satisfactory references;
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any gaps in employment must be explained;
* Have the legal right to work in the UK.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

* 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, 39 to be exact!
* 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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Secondary Teaching Assistant vacancy based in Wigan or for further information contact Anthony Bailey on 0151 221 9666 or email at

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.
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