Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Date Posted:16 Nov 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
We are recruiting for a community school in Childwall, located within commutable distance of Liverpool, Knowsley, St. Helens, Halton and Sefton. The unique and innovative primary school prides itself on its inclusive ethos and the ability to meet the needs of all pupils in order for them to reach their full potential. Through a stimulating and dynamic curriculum, staff provide pupils with an environment where they are valued, encouraged and inspired. The building houses 180 children as well as state of the art facilities, including: a large sports hall, a multi-functional media suite and a purpose-built nursery.

Working alongside the chair of Governors, we are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join the team and work closely with staff to provide positive learning experiences for all pupils. The role will suit somebody with previous experience in the classroom, although we will also consider those with no formal teaching experience who possess a related qualification. An enthusiastic, highly motivated and innovative attitude is a must, as well as the ability to communicate well with pupils, carers and members of staff.

The successful candidate will possess:
*An understanding of the workings within an educational setting;
*A valid DBS check on the update service or be willing to obtain this;
*Two suitable references covering the last 2 years;
*Commitment to a possible 6-month assignment.

We know you're going to do great things so in return, we will offer:
*Top rates of pay;
*More certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor;
*A 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;
*An Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability;
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants.

If this role interests you, simply click 'Apply' and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss a registration. Alternatively, call the Tradewind Liverpool branch on 0151 221 9666 for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.

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 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 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.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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