Support Worker

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:02 Aug 2019
£60.00 - £80.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses

Support Worker

Wigan, Greater Manchester
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Teaching Assistant/ Support Worker

Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you Behavioural TA / Support Worker looking for a new opportunity in an Alternative Provision in the Wigan area?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for a hardworking and experienced SEN Teaching Assistant/ Support Worker to work in the Wigan area. The role is September 2019 working long term with the possibility for the role to become permanent for the right candidate.

This Alternative Provision is Ofsted rated 'Good 'with pupils on role. The school cater for pupils aged 5 - 11-year olds with a wide range of Trauma, Social and Emotional Needs. Is it easily accessible by public transport with a bus stop within walking distance to the school and if travelling by car they have free onsite parking available.

You will be working with small groups, 1:1 and supporting within class. The pupils have a range of needs such as trauma, SEMH and behaviour difficulties.

After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities. This school also encourages and healthy and active approach to every day school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

The school supports with progression and you have accesses to all in house CPD. The school is well-equipped with whiteboards, ICT etc.

Essential requirements:
*Level 3 Teaching Assistant or Support Worker Qualification
*Degree Qualified (not essential)
*Experience working primary aged children
*Knowledge and understanding working with trauma, SEMH and Behaviour difficulties
*Legal right to work in the UK

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
*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, 30 to be exact!
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Teaching Assistant/ Support Worker in the Wigan area. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or email

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.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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