Teaching Assistant

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Date Posted:21 Sep 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Tradewind are working with an infant school in the S42 area seeking a full time Teaching Assistant to work with a student with additional needs on a one to one basis.
The student is in Year 4 and has additional needs and a diagnosis of Autism is suspected. You will support this student in all aspects of the curriculum and also support positive behaviour working closely alongside the classroom teacher. The successful candidate will be required to work 5 mornings a week.

A Team Teach qualification would be valuable for this role but not essential as Tradewind may be able to support you in gaining this qualification.
The role is fixed term until the summer but may continue into September and there may the opportunity of a permanent contract with the school.
The school was graded 'Good' in their last Ofsted inspection in September 2017 and the warm welcoming environment staff create for children and the wider community was praised.

Pay - £70 -90 per day

At Tradewind Recruitment we offer you;

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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a great referral bonus*
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Full training is provided by the client
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.

To join us and be successful in this SENTA role you will need;
Experience supporting Special Educational needs within the classroom.
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history, where possible, and any employment breaks must be explained.

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.

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy then send your CV to Tradewind's experienced specialist recruiter: lucy.hallis@twrecruitment.com or call: 0114 2870650.

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