Teaching Assistant

Lewisham, London
Date Posted:22 Oct 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Lewisham, London
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This position is to cover a maternity post and there may be the opportunity of permanent employment. You will be working in a high achieving Primary school in the London Borough of Lewisham.

This two-form Roman Catholic School is looking for an exceptional KS2 Teaching Assistant who can commit from October 2019.

Rates of between £80 - £85 per day, depending upon experience

The ideal candidate will:

*Be committed until the end of the academic year July 2020
*Proactive, positive and adaptable.
*High levels of Written and Spoken English.
*A proven track record of working with children in a mainstream scho0l

Your main responsibility as a KS2 Teaching Assistant working in Year 2, will be to support the class Teacher with the day to day running's of the classroom. You will be supporting pupils from a variety of backgrounds, who may have a range of learning and/or behavioural difficulties.
The work can be challenging, but watching the progress of the pupils that you work with can also be extremely rewarding.


*A school which prides itself on nurturing Teaching Assistants into future teachers through the school's direct and Teach first programme
*Supportive Senior Leadership Team

This School is close to the London Overground and is a short walk away from several major bus routes. There is off-street parking.

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

To join Tradewind and be successful as a KS2 Teaching Assistant you will need to have:

*Educated to degree level or at least one years' experience working in a school
*You must have the right to work in the UK
*Your CV must cover the last 10 Years of employment history

To apply for the position as a KS2 Teaching Assistant. Please contact Carol Grey on 0207 -845 5450 carol.grey@twrecruitment.com
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