SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
LPP_70606_1568734182
Date Posted:17 Sep 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£55.00 - £65.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
This vacancy has now expired


Receive jobs like this via email


Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you a Teaching Assistant with SEN experience looking for an opportunity in Wigan?

Tradewind is working with a 'Good' Wigan Primary school to support pupils within EYFS who have additional learning needs. We are seeking to recruit an experienced Level 2 or 3 SEN Teaching Assistant to undertake a full-time role. This position is to start in October and is a temporary role until July 2020 initially with a view to extending dependant on funding.

This role is within a one-form entry primary school, this schools ambition is to build the confidence, resilience and drive that helps children grow into happy, successful, and passionate. The school is passionate in providing a broad and balanced creative curriculum. The school is seeking a hardworking and motivated Teaching Assistant to join their team of committed and experienced professionals. The ideal candidate for this role has a Level 2 or 3 Qualification who has had a minimum of 12 months supporting pupils with SEN and within EYFS.

The successful candidate 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 may be required to provide 1:1 support for individual pupils. 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 Wigan and is easily accessible via public transport and is close to motorway links.

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 join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold a Level 2 or L3 Teaching Assistant or equivalent qualification
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply:
Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as Teaching Assistant in Wigan. Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or email- chrissie.hempstalk@twrecruitment.com.

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.

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

3 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 3rd year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.