SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
LPP99697_1605693430
Date Posted:18 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£63.51 - £73.51 per day + 30+ accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
1-1 SEN Primary Teaching Assistant

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 a pupil within year 3 who have additional learning and social 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 December 2020 and is a temporary role until July 2021 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.

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, you may be required to provide 1:1 support for the individual pupil. 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.

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
*Have a minimum of 12 months experience working with SEN children
*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

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

To apply:
Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN 1-1 Teaching Assistant in Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or email- chrissie.hempstalk@twrecruitment.com.

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