Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
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Date Posted:24 Apr 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£60.00 - £75.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Preston, Lancashire
Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant

Are you a Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge in an Alternative Provision in Preston?

Tradewind are currently looking for a hardworking, ambitious experienced behaviour specialist teaching assistant to join a thriving Alternative Provision in Preston starting as soon as possible until Summer. This role is currently for 5 days a week with the potential to go temporary to permanent.

As a primary teaching assistant your job will be to support pupils across EYFS to KS2 by working with small groups of pupils to enhance their learning and academic development. Your role will involve supporting pupils with behaviour difficulties. Experience is not essential however, a patient and determined character is needed. You will be supporting pupils with EHC Plans and Social and Emotional Behaviour Difficulties.

We are looking for:

Someone who has ideally, but not essentially, have a level 3 qualification (NVQ or equivalent) in Supporting Teaching and Learning as well as recent and relevant experience in a similar role. You must also have a passion for working with Primary aged pupils and be dedicated to making a positive impact on their learning and development. You must be Team Teach trained. As per Department for Education (DfE) guidelines you will need to be able to provide full identification copies and reference details from the relevant experience you have previously gained in this or a similar setting.

The Alternative Provision is easy accessible with public transport and additionally if you are driving it has free car parking.

The school benefits you will gain valuable experience in a new and exciting environment and be part of a dedicated team of staff. There will be the opportunity to study towards further qualifications and training.

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 a brilliant bonus!
*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 be considered for the role of Teaching Assistant/ Cover Supervisor it is essential that you have recent experience in a classroom setting and have a recognised Qualifications. If this is the ideal role for you, please apply today with an up to date copy of your CV or call the office for a confidential discussion on 01772 977 333.

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.

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

3 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 3rd year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.