Teaching Assistant

Leyland, Lancashire
Date Posted: 25 Jan 2024
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£78 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Leyland, Lancashire
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Position: Teaching Assistant

Location: Leyland, Lancashire

School: Independent Specialist Day School

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of young people facing unique challenges? Tradewind Recruitment is currently seeking dedicated individuals for the role of Teaching Assistant at an Independent Specialist Day School in Leyland. This school provides personalised academic and therapeutic support to young people aged 9-16, focusing on those with social, emotional, and mental health needs, including individuals navigating challenges associated with Autism Spectrum Conditions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide academic and therapeutic support to students.
  • Assist in managing communication and behavioural challenges.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and other staff to enhance the overall educational experience.


  • Previous experience working with young people facing social, emotional, and mental health challenges.
  • Understanding of Autism Spectrum Conditions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to adapt and support in a dynamic educational setting.


The school is located in Leyland, offering a supportive and nurturing environment for both students and staff.

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.


Competitive daily rate of pay ranging from £78 to £90.

Start Date:

The position is set to commence in February 2024.

Temp to Perm:

This is a temporary-to-permanent opportunity, providing the chance for a long-term and fulfilling career in education.

If you are enthusiastic, compassionate, and committed to making a difference in the lives of young people, we would love to hear from you! Apply now and join a supportive community that values your contribution to the educational journey of these exceptional students.

To apply, please visit our website or for more information about the role, contact Jennifer Weale on 01772 977333 / jennifer.weale@twrecruitment.com.

Tradewind Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

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