Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Date Posted:10 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term


Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SENTA - Full time
Tradewind are working with a school in the south Sheffield area seeking a TA to work in their Integrated Resource (IR) unit on a full time basis.

The IR unit caters to children with ASD, a clear understanding of the challenges faced by learners on the autistic spectrum is essential for this role as is a calm and nurturing behaviour management style. The unit is well resourced with quiet spaces and sensory spaces to help engage and calm pupils to ensure a positive learning environment.

Previous experience working within an SEN setting or working one to one with supporting SEN in a mainstream classroom will be required for this role. You will supporting children in small groups or on a one to one basis both within the Integrated Resource Unit as well as in some mainstream classes where the curriculum is accessible.
You will be working closely with the teacher to ensure that all aspects of individual pupil's IEP's are delivered and a bespoke curriculum is delivered.
If you hold a Team Teach or similar qualification this would be beneficial but not essential for this role.

Pay £65.00 - £75.00 per day

At Tradewind Recruitment we offer;
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 great referral bonus*
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Full training is provided by the client
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 Full time SEN Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
Hold a recognised TA qualification at Level 2 or higher
Have experience supporting SEN on a one to one basis.
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable and professional reference checks and you must be happy to make the initial payment for the check which can be claimed back once you have worked 20 days for Tradewind.
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history, where possible, and any employment breaks must be explained.
You must have the legal right to work in the UK.

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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