Speech and Language assistant

Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Date Posted:02 Jun 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70.00 - £80.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Speech and Language assistant

Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Do you have experience working with children with speech and language difficulties?

Would you like a position working with a pupil on a 1:1 basis and with small groups?

Tradewind is currently working with a fantastic primary academy based in Wellingborough that is seeking an experienced member of staff who can support a KS2 pupil with severe learning and speech & language difficulties.

This is a challenging yet rewarding role which will be to start in September and continue on a full-time/long-term basis for the right person.


  • Knowledge and experience with speech and language difficulties.
  • Experience working with primary aged children.
  • Degree qualified.
  • Makaton and PECs (desirable).
  • Supported children on a 1:1 basis and with small groups previously.
  • Able to work and deliver sessions on your own initiative (work set).
  • Committed individual, team player and enthusiastic about working with children.

This outstanding School is an inclusive and caring School where every child matters. Although this is an academy within a trust, they will always be a community School who supports their pupils, parents and carers.

If you would like to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please send your CV by applying via the link.

Why work with Tradewind?

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
  • Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
  • More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
  • Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

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