SEN Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Date Posted:29 Sep 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
We are seeking to appoint an excellent Teaching Assistant, from October 2020, to join the strong, committed staff team at a Anfield-based Primary School. You will be a key worker to support the implementation of the Education, Health and Care Plan for a child as well as being part of EHCP provision for other individual children. This role will also include working with other children in the cohort and provide general support to the teaching team. The contract will be linked to the funding for the individual child and will start in Year 4.

You will:
-Build strong relationships between adults and children;
-Be proactive in promoting our school values;
-Be committed to providing a caring, nurturing school environment for all of our children;
-Have a passion for inspiring learners and the drive to raise attainment and achieve excellent outcomes for all children;
-Be flexible to be able to meet the varied needs of our children;
-Be committed to ensuring our provision is of the very highest standard;
-Be keen to be part of the wider team across the school;
-Have good English and Maths skills;
-Have a desire to develop your own skill set and be part of the whole life of the school;
-Be a strong communicator, who is able to discuss sensitive issues with confidence and professionalism.

Knowledge/experience of working with children with autism would be beneficial.

You will be joining an established, supportive and flexible team of teachers and teaching assistants working within a school with a strong ethos of teamwork and co-operation.

This is a temporary appointment to assist with provision of the special needs of a pupil and is subject to their continued attendance at the school and/or result of any review of their special needs.

To express an interest, simply click 'apply' and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss a registration. Alternatively, call the Tradewind Liverpool branch on 0151 221 9666 for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.


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, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor.
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100.
*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.

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 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 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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