Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
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Date Posted:08 Apr 2019
£50.00 - £65.00 per day + Free 25 accredited CPD courses

Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
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Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a hardworking, ambitious SEN TA in join a 'Good' Primary school in Wigan. At this primary school the staff work effectively together and with other schools in the area. This primary school has a very supportive Senior Leadership Team and all staff are very welcoming. This role is available due to SEN funding and is to start as soon as possible.

We are looking for:
*A knowledgeable Teaching Assistant, preferably with experience of SEN
*A committed practitioner who aims to gain the highest standards
*A driven and committed individual who is pro-active and able to able to use their own initiative

The successful candidate will be required to support the class teacher with planning for activities and lesson's and liaise with the SENDCO when appropriate. In addition, you will also be required to provide 1:1 and small group support for pupil with complex and additional needs. You must also have an enthusiastic and positive approach to teaching and learning, as well as the ability to quickly build up strong relationships and rapport with individual children is important.

The school is based on the outskirts of Wigan and there is parking available onsite.
There is a good network of public transport close by.

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 join us and be successful in this role you will need to:
*Hold a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*You CV must have a 10 years employment history included and any employment breaks must be explained.
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply for this position please click 'Apply' or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Preston office on 01772 977333.

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.

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