Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
Date Posted:14 Sep 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
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The student tends to act out and become verbally aggressive when she doesn't understand something or when she's told what to do instead of asked. The student has good days and bad days but they need someone strong that can work with her, make her feel comfortable but also be firm & fair - the school wanted someone with PRU experience.

The School
*Located a short distance from Finsbury Park station in Islington
*Number on role: 500 Pupils (50% boys, 50% girls)
*Very strong and organised SEN department
*Welcoming environment to agency staff
*8:30AM start with a 4:00PM finish
*A degree with a 2:1 or higher
*Very strong in behaviour management
*Team Teach (or equivalent) trained
*Ideally has PRU experience
*Up to date First Aid training (not required but a plus)
*Up to date Safeguarding training
*A keen interest in education
*The ability to slot in when and were needed - flexibility
*Bubbly personality

Finsbury Park station is a stone's throw from the school - there are also various busses that drop you near the grounds
There are many opportunities for forward progression at this school. They strongly believe in Continued Progress Development so will be investing in your education to make you even stronger in your position.

The Tradewind difference

By registering with Tradewind, we can 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 up to *£100
*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

All Candidates that apply must have a degree and an interest in becoming a Teaching Assistant.
The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks. Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.
Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Teaching Assistant role in Islington or alternatively, please contact Luke or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ Luke.Watters@twrecruitment.com / Harriet.Gmur-Pierre@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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