Tradewind Manchester are supporting a two-form entry Bury-based primary school in recruiting an experienced Teaching Assistant, working in their KS2 team. This is a full-time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.
The school is seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to aid pupils in Key Stage 2 who require small group and 1:1 support to enhance their learning development. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting pupils who require developmental support, including academic interventions in reading/writing or maths; have strong language and literacy skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels; and a clear understanding of phonics.
To join us and be successful in this KS2 Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
- Have a Teaching Assistant qualification or relevant degree
- Have KS2 primary school experience
- 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:
-Teaching pupils with developmental difficulties in reading, writing or maths
-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care
-Assisting with behavioural support where necessary
-Supporting the school team to provide a stimulating, safe and nurturing environment for students to learn
About the school:
This is a caring school where individual strengths and interests are both welcomed and promoted. The community ethos shapes the life of the pupils, with principles of respect & honesty permeating all aspects of the school. There is a wealth of extracurricular options available to pupils and staff development is a real strength; reviews of staff work are precise, and students who fall behind are identified quickly and given the support they need. Pupils get off to a great start in the EYFS and the school has a national accreditation for its SEND programme.
About the role:
-Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)
-Full time, 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 an experienced Level 3 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 KS2 Teaching Assistant position, located in Bury. For more information about the role, contact Cameron on 0161 674 0138 / firstname.lastname@example.org
More about Tradewind Recruitment:
- 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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