Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Walsall, West Midlands
ASB74414_1601625482
Date Posted:02 Oct 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£70 - £80 per day
  1. Permanent

Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Walsall, West Midlands
Tradewind are recruiting! Are you an organised SEND Teaching Assistant looking for your next role in Walsall?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for a hardworking and experienced SEND Teaching Assistant to work in a great 'family feel' school in Walsall. The role is for a full academic year starting ASAP, however it may continue dependent on funding.

We are recruiting for a SEND Teaching Assistant for a school situated in the heart of Walsall. This school is well known, full of resources and offers a great work life balance.

The Headteacher provides clear leadership and support. She has high ambitions for the school and equally high expectations of all staff. Teamwork is strong across the school and everybody works together. The school has strong links with parents, carers, and the community. Behaviour in the school is good, and students are respectful of each other and of the adults in the school. The staff all work together to provide a caring, nurturing environment in which their learners will be supported to achieve their potential.

The school is based in Walsall and has excellent motorway links with the M6 and is easily accessible by public transport with a bus stop outside school in addition to a secure onsite carpark.

This special needs school is looking for a confident, friendly and flexible SEND Teaching Assistant to work within their Year 4 & 5class. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management, a good knowledge of the National Curriculum and have prior experience of supporting children with challenging behaviour, special needs. The role itself will involve working across key stage 2, supporting two children with autism, ADHD, MLD and GDD.

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
* SEND experience including challenging behaviour, ADHD, Autism, MLD, GDD
*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

By registering with Tradewind Preston, you will benefit from:
*An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
*Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
*More training and development 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 out next nearest competitor
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so your fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEND Teaching Assistant in Walsall or for more information about the role, contact Aneesa on 0121 643 3505 or aneesa.sharif@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.
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