Teaching Assistant

Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
LFN 26102_1603723664
Date Posted:26 Oct 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Role - Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Start Date: November 2020
Hours - Full Time
Area - North Nottinghamshire

My client is currently looking to recruit an SEN teaching assistant to work 1-1 with 2 pupils in Year 1.

This role is full time for 2 Terms initially

Pay rate is £9.77 - £10.77 per hour

The school has high expectations for pupil's behaviour, establishing and maintaining good positive and productive relationships is key across the school for success.

Are you looking to work in a school that offers high levels of support and training If so this could be the perfect opportunity for you to progress within the school and the trust.

Responsibilities for this SEN Support role:

* Support a pupil with brain injury on a 1:1 basis in the classroom
* Speech and language support
* The child has balance problems so needs support
* Work on differentiated activities to deliver to the student
* Liaise without side agencies such as physiotherapy to deliver relevant support to the
* Develop social/emotional skills of the pupil
* Work with teachers to monitor progress of the pupil
* Accompanying the pupil to relevant therapy sessions

Requirements for the role:

* Previous experience of working with children or young adults with special needs or care is essential
* A teaching assistant NVQ level 3 or equivalent
* Manual handling experience would be an advantage
* Care work or personal care experience would be an advantage

By working 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 us and be successful in this SEN Support role you will need to:

*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

For more information about the role of SEN Support, Please contact Lynne Ferguson on 0115 739 0077 or email lynne.ferguson@twrecruitment.com

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
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.
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