SEN Teaching Assistant

Burnley, Lancashire
Date Posted:22 Oct 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£60.00 - £80.00 per day + Over 30 Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Burnley, Lancashire
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Primary SEN School

Teaching Assistant

Are you an experienced Level 3 SEN Teaching assistant looking for a new opportunity in Burnley?

Tradewind are looking for an experienced Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join a friendly team of over 20 Teaching Assistant's in a mixed SEN School providing support for 2-11-year-old students with generic learning difficulties. The role is to start after October half term 2019 on an ongoing basis, with the potential to continue until July 2020 and the opportunity to go permanent. The pay will be from £65 - £80 a day, depending on experience.

This Primary SEN School prides themselves on their outstanding facilities such as multi-sensory room, therapy room, outdoor area offering an outdoor classroom and lots more. They have a fantastic team and dedication to supporting their pupils.

They are looking for a passionate experienced Level 3 SEN teaching assistant to support pupils across the school who have a wide range of learning difficulties, including Autism, sever/moderate learning difficulties and complex medical needs. The role will include supporting pupils on a 121 as well as small groups. It is essential that you have both classroom experience but also experience working with SEN.

We are looking for:
*Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Experience with supporting SEMH
*Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently
*Team Teach Trained (not essential as training will be given)

The school is based in Burnley and is easily accessible via public transport and is close to the M65. This School has a large car park onsite for all staff.

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, 30 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 great position as a Teaching Assistant in Burnley Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977 333 or

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. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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