Teaching Assistant

Thornbury, Gloucestershire
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Date Posted:17 Apr 2019
£60 - £65 per day

Teaching Assistant

Thornbury, Gloucestershire
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Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a teaching assistant or support worker with SEN experience, looking for your next role to support young people who need additional behavioural and academic support? We are working with a large school, which provides holistic education within a large campus in South Glos.

This support role will take place within the classroom as well as during school trips and outdoor activities. The role is full-time and will continue beyond September and likely to become permanent for successful completion of initial period.

-A strong understanding of students' learning needs in Secondary ages
-Training in PBM or team-teach is essential
-Previous SEN experience is necessary particularly teaching students with severe challenging behaviour. (The school will consider candidates with strong care background)
-A collaborative and driven individual who will be able to work closely with the management of the project, SENCOs and other Education professionals in and out of the school.
-Previous training or understanding Steiner principles are beneficial
-Ability to manage challenging behaviour and de-escalate appropriately.

Location: Yate and Thornbury
In return, you will have the advantage of working for an established education provider where there is lots of support and very experienced learning support and BST.
You will gain great amount of knowledge about teaching and supporting young people with complex needs and reporting on behavioural changes.
You will be considered for career development opportunities and the position is highly likely to continue if not become permanent in the future.

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 vouchers!
*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 support position you will need to:
* Have Special needs experience. Previous experience of supporting young people with emotional and behavioural issues is necessary.
* 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

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position Or for more information about the role, contact Lottie Dullea on 01173445070/ Lottie.dullea@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.

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 a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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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.