Teaching Assistant

Trafford, Greater Manchester
SWM-030620-279629_1591171081
Date Posted:03 Jun 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Trafford, Greater Manchester
We are recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant on behalf of a small and happy school in Sale, Trafford. The school provides a strong and caring ethos and provides an engaging and exciting curriculum that aims to develop each child to reach their potential.

The school was recently rated as 'outstanding' by OFSTED and has many strengths. The school is a happy and friendly place and has excellent attendance and good behaviour. Teaching is deemed outstanding and children make good progress in their learning to reach standards that are above average across KS1 & KS2.

The school is based in Sale, Trafford and is accessible via car, metrolink and bus.

About the role

This primary school is looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant to work within both their KS1 & KS2 departments. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management, experience of working with children with Autism and a good knowledge of the National Curriculum. You must be a committed practitioner who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role.

The role itself will involve supporting a child within the schools Year 3 and Year 6 classes who have Autism. The two pupils are both working at a lower level than other pupils in the class and require extra support developing Speech and Language and fine motor skills, as well as in developing their social and emotional skills by encouragement in involvement in class activities.

To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:

* Hold a Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification
* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Provide a CV with at least 10 years employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:

* An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
* Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
* Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
* More training and development 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 out next nearest competitor
* A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so your 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
* A straightforward 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 this position, please call Sam Waterhouse the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email sam.waterhouse@twrecruitment.com

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.

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