SEND Teaching Assistant

Swinton, Greater Manchester
CMP00127_1603439394
Date Posted:23 Oct 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant, Art & Design
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

SEND Teaching Assistant

Swinton, Greater Manchester
Tradewind Manchester are working with a community-minded primary school, based in Swinton, who have a need for experienced Teaching Assistants on both a long term, full time basis and for day to day supply cover. Working with this school will offer you the opportunity to assist children of all different walks of life in their education, development and social wellbeing!

This one-form entry primary school are recruiting experienced Teaching Assistants who have experience working with pupils with Special Educational Needs. Staff must be flexible and be able to perform a number of different tasks based on the requirements of the school; based not only on the national curriculum, but also to include social skills, wellbeing, personal development, and support for one and other.

The school's needs range from general classroom assistance to developmental assistance in reading, writing & maths, to one-on-one support for students with special educational needs and behavioural support. To be considered for this position you must have classroom experience; be prepared to perform whichever task is required of you; have strong interpersonal skills; have experience working with students with Special Educational Needs; and be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels.

To join us and be successful in this role, you will need to:
* A minimum of a Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification
* Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs
* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

This role will include:
-Supporting students with special educational needs or behavioural issues, often on a 1:1 basis
-Assisting the teaching staff with classroom management and learning objectives
-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care
-Supporting the school team to provide a stimulating, safe and nurturing environment for students to learn

About the school:
The school is happy and successful and strives for consistent excellence. The school considers it a privilege to be a major factor in the development of young people and works closely with parents and the community to achieve this. Leadership is excellent and staff relationships are strong. Pupils get off to a great start via the EYFS unit and end up very well-prepared for high school by the time they leave. Support and training is offered across the school, SEN support is tailored carefully to individual needs and Teaching Assistants work exceptionally well with teachers to achieve the desired outcomes for pupils.

About the role:
-Day-to-Day experience on a rolling basis, with longer term opportunities for the right candidates
-Hours are 08:15-16:00
-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links from the city centre
-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as a Teaching Assistant at this school include:
-Working in a friendly, supportive team
-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include:
-We 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.
-Online Portal for your time sheets and to log your availability
-Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If this sounds like the perfect role for you:
Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Teaching Assistant position, located in Swinton, Or for more information about the role, contact Cameron McBryde on 0161 674 0138 / cameron.mcbryde@twrecruitment.com

More about Tradewind Recruitment:
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 (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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