Teaching Assistant

Darwen, Lancashire
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Date Posted:21 Aug 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
£55.00 - £65.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Darwen, Lancashire
Teaching Assistant

Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you an experienced Primary Teaching Assistant looking for your next role in Darwen?

Tradewind are currently recruiting a hardworking and organised teaching assistant for an oversubscribed school in Darwen working in their year 3 class. The role is for a level 3 Teaching Assistant to start September 2019 until December 2019 with the potential to go permanent.

We are recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant on behalf of a one form entry primary school. The school has a caring community firmly founded on Catholic values. The staff all work together to provide a caring, family ethos in which their learners will be loved and nurtured in such a way as they in turn develop a respect and tolerance for all.

The highly ambitious headteacher has established a quality leadership team that have put in place well formulated plans for development, leading to high standards in pupils' achievement. The aspirations of the senior leaders are resolutely supported by the whole staff, who feel they have a voice in shaping the school improvement with precise actions that are quickly and successfully put in to place.

This OFSTED 'Good' Primary School in Darwen is looking for a Teaching Assistant to work within their KS2 department, mainly within Year 3 class. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management and a good knowledge of the National Curriculum. You must be a committed practitioner who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role.


The school is on the outskirts of Darwen and has a small onsite carpark and is easily accessible by public transport and has good motorway links for drivers.

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold a L3 or above Teaching Assistant or equivalent qualification
*Experience of working within KS2
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (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
*You must have the 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 Primary Teaching Assistant in Darwen. Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or chrissie.hempstalk@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. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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