SEN Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Date Posted:14 Dec 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
On behalf of a Norris Green-based Primary School, Tradewind Recruitment are looking to appoint a patient, flexible and enthusiastic Level 2 Teaching Assistant to support a child in lower KS2, with specific learning needs as identified in their EHCP. This position is to start as soon as possible and will run until July 2021, in the first instance.

The role will involve:
*Working 1:1 and in small groups to provide support for additional needs, enhance development and facilitate inclusion;
*Liaising with parents, class teachers and the SENDCo;
*Working in partnership with a range of external agencies;
*Contributing to and attending Annual Reviews and other review meetings;
*Facilitating the implementation of the child's EHCP.

We are looking for someone who has:
*GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent) English and Maths;
*Is able to support children with the specific learning needs;
*Excellent interpersonal skills;
*Is resilient and able to cope with the demands of the post;
*Works in a calm, caring but firm and supportive manner;
*Works well within a team and can use their initiative to help the child develop;
*Can recognise that children need to develop independence to allow them to build on life skills;
*Personifies our school's core values and mission statement.

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 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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