Teaching Assistant

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Date Posted:18 Nov 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £70 per day
  1. Daily supply

Teaching Assistant

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a Teaching Assistant with SEN experience, to join a SEN school in Cheltenham. This position is full time and long-term, paying up to £70 a day.

We are recruiting on behalf of this SEN school, which caters for students from 5 to 16 years old. They cater for young people with additional needs principally in the areas associated with emotional & behavioural difficulties. Many have autism and SEMH. All young people attending this school have an official statements of SEN (Special Educational Needs) or EHCPs (Education and Health Care Plan). The school is rated as a 'Good' educational provider and delivering promising outcomes for students in the local area.

They provide specialist learning environment which meet pupils' educational but also social and emotional needs. The ideal candidate will support young people with lower-functioning Autism and BESD within lessons. You must be a Special needs TA with previous experience of supporting young people in Secondary or Primary ages, ideally with experience of managing challenging behaviour.

The school is based in Cheltenham, with good public transport links and on site and on street parking available. They are within easy reach from Cheltenham spa train station.

As a Teaching Assistant working at this school, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers, support staff and other Education professionals who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations.

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

*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 our next nearest competitor
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*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
*A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this SEN Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
*Have SEN experience in a school catering for children with behavioural issues.
*Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*Have a CV covering at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Bristol office on 01173017578, or Lottie.dullea@twrecruitment.com

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.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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

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