SEND Teaching Assistant

Birmingham, West Midlands

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Date Posted:14 May 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£9.73 - £12.89 per hour
  1. Long-term

SEND Teaching Assistant

Birmingham, West Midlands
We are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to work within a SEND Provision (All through) starting in September 2020 until December 2020 in the first instance.

The successful candidate will have experience in supporting moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. Communication is key working within a team of staff from Teaching to healthcare professionals. We are looking for someone to make a positive difference in the classroom to these students life.

All applicants must have a minimum of 3 months of experience working with children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEN / SEND) in addition to a minimum of 6 months working with children. The role starts in September 2020 with a view to being permanent by Christmas 2020.

All staff share equal responsibility to provide personal care. In partnership with the healthcare professionals, your role will be to support the Teacher in delivery and preparation for the lessons/topics ahead.

Luke Elliott at Tradewind Birmingham is leading the recruitment for this role. For additional information please contact Luke on 0121 643 3505 (option 1). Alternatively contact

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 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 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.

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