SEN Teaching Assistant

MEBJN -062021-336052_1623427203
Date Posted:11 Jun 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant


We are currently looking for someone to support a disengaged Male pupil with ADHD on a 1:1 basis in an Alternative Education setting based in Kingswood. The work is full-time and will involve supporting a Year 10 pupil with social and emotional difficulties. The ability to manage and de-escalate challenging behaviour is a must for this role.

Hours of work is 0830-1530 everyday Monday to Friday term-time. There is generous pay offer for the right candidate. The role is starting asap and will continue for the rest of the academic year and will potentially continue after September.

Previous experience is working within an Alternative Education provision, or PRU setting is highly beneficial. Interest in Music, Sports, or Gardening is highly desirable to build rapport with the student as the work will involve doing activities.

These roles might be ideal for you if:

- You have previous SEMH experience or Qualifications.

- You have previously worked with disengaged young people. And/or ADHD

- You have experience and understanding of child development and learning

- You are available full-time.

- You have a flexible and conscientious approach.

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent: Minimum 80 per day for Outreach Workers plus 40 p per mile for the journey done with the pupil.
*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 supporting young people with EBD
  • *Will have access to your own car and get business insurance on it.
  • Will be happy to pick the young person up sometimes and work with them from the School's Bristol locations.

*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 We are still working our usual working hours and happy to chat to you about this role and others and help you find additional work once schools re-open.

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 (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) 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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