Teaching Assistant

Frome, Somerset
MEBJN -112018-174112_1604512575
Date Posted:04 Nov 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Frome, Somerset
JN -112018-174112
Teaching assistant in a SEN school in Frome
We are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant to work at a Special Needs school in Frome as soon as possible. The role is full-time and starts asap and ongoing until end of Term 3.

The school is a special needs school that caters for students with medical and profound learning difficulties and based in Frome. The hours are 0830-1530 and Monday to Friday. The ideal candidate they are looking for should have previous experience of working with students with physical disabilities and might require medication administration. If you have previous PMLD and complex learning difficulties, and have supported young people with high physical needs, this job might be right for you. The medicine administration and other training will be given.

The school is a well-doing school with excellent facilities both for their staff and students and offer training in wide range of Special Needs and Support. They are happy to consider candidates from backgrounds outside education (i.e Nursing, Social Care and etc.)

These roles might be ideal for you if:

-You have previous Teaching Assistant or Care experience.
-You have previously supported young people with Special Needs.
-You have experience/Training in Manual Handling/Epilepsy/Medication Administration.
-You are available full-time from next term.
-You have a flexible and conscientious approach.
-You are looking for a long-term SEND position.

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 role, you will need to:

* Have experience of working with SEN students
* Have active interest in Autism and PMLD

*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 email ross.churn@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.
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