Sports Coach/Graduate Teaching Assistant

Kettering, Northamptonshire
Date Posted:05 Mar 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70 - £80 per day
  1. Long-term

Sports Coach/Graduate Teaching Assistant

Kettering, Northamptonshire

Are you a sports coach who is happy to work in and outside of the classroom?

Do you have experience working with primary and secondary aged children who display challenging behaviour?

Have you recently graduated and would like to further your career within education?

Tradewind is currently seeking recent graduates who come from a sports coaching background and would like a full-time position in a local School supporting pupils with SEMH difficulties (will accept non-sports related applicants).

*Highly competitive pay rates.

*Full-time/Long-term work starting immediately.

*Career progression.

*Challenging yet rewarding roles.

We are currently working with Schools in Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough and Northampton who require individuals who have worked with primary and secondary aged pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

To be considered for the positions we have available, we are looking for someone who meets the following criteria:

  • Degree qualified
  • GCSE A-C in Math's, Science and English
  • Effective communicator, team player and someone who wants to make a real difference to pupils' lives.
  • Experience and knowledge of working with SEMH pupils
  • Strong behaviour management
  • Sports coaching background
  • Coaching qualifications (desirable)
  • Team Teach, Makaton, Pecs or other SEN courses completed (desirable)
  • Within a commutable distance to the areas mentioned
  • Flexible and happy to travel to the School/position best suited to you and the pupils needs
  • Available full-time/immediately (notice period under 2 weeks)
  • Can commit for at least the rest of the academic year
  • DBS on the update service or willing to complete asap

To find out more about these exciting opportunities, please send your CV and we will be in touch straight away.

Why work for Tradewind?

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

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