SEN Teaching Assistant

Sandwell, West Midlands
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Date Posted:25 Feb 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Sandwell, West Midlands
Are you an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant looking for an exciting new opportunity in Sandwell?

Tradewind are delighted to be working in partnership with a Sandwell Primary School to recruit a Level 3 SEN Teaching Assistant to support a range of pupils with complex and additional needs.

The school provide a safe environment which prepares the pupils within school to be confident and happy citizens. The school seeking a hardworking and motivated Teaching Assistant to join their team of committed and experienced professionals. The ideal Teaching Assistant for this role has a Level 3 Qualification who has had a minimum of 6 months supporting pupils with complex and additional needs. The long-term opportunity is full time.

You will be required to support the class teacher with planning for activities and lesson's and liaise with the SENDCO when appropriate. In addition, you will also be required to provide 1:1 and small group support for pupil with complex and additional needs. PECS, MAKATON or any additional SEN specific training/certificates are highly sought after for this role. You must also have an enthusiastic and positive approach to teaching and learning, as well as the ability to quickly build up strong relationships and rapport with individual children is important.

The School is in Sandwell and is easily accessible via public transport with a bus station a few minutes walk away in addition to a large onsite secure car park.

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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
* 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

To be considered for the role of SEN Teaching Assistant it is essential that you have 6 months experience supporting pupils with complex and additional needs. If you are a passionate Teaching Assistant with a Level 3 Qualification, please apply today with an up to date copy of your CV or call the office for a confidential discussion on 0121 643 3505

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.

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