Teaching Assistant - Lewisham

South East London, London
Date Posted:26 Apr 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant - Lewisham

South East London, London
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Tradewind are recruiting! Are you an experienced TA or do you enjoy working with children but want to work in a supportive primary school who can help you progress?

Tradewind recruitment are looking for committed, hardworking Teaching Assistants to join this vibrant, happy and successful school in Lewisham, South East London. The position starts in September, it is full time paying a daily rate of up to £85 per day dependant on experience.

This 2 form entry school are very proud to be a harmonious, richly multi-cultural, inner city primary school with more than 32 languages spoken and more than 34 cultures represented. They were delighted to be graded as outstanding in all areas of their last OFSTED inspection - the result of brilliant teamwork by the staff, children, parents and governors. The schools' beautiful new building with enormous glass geodesic dome on the roof has meant that they can become two forms of entry throughout, and so more local children have the opportunity to learn in a really beautiful and exciting environment.

The school is conveniently close to Brockley train station and there are regular buses that pass by the school. Parking is also available on site and in the local vicinity of the school.

The school is fairly large and therefore the Headteacher is keen to recruit a number of Teaching Assistants to join the team this September.

The TA must:
*Have experience working with children ideally 5-11 year olds
*Ideally have a degree or related qualifications to this role
*Have excellent communication skills
*Be enthusiastic and creative with good behaviour management skills
*Work effectively with fellow colleagues
*Be organised and efficient

By joining this school as a TA, they can offer you:
*A competitive salary/rate of pay
*A supportive team of fellow teachers, support staff and senior leaders
*Excellent school facilities
*Opportunities for CPD
*A hard working but welcoming working environment

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 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 be successful in applying you must:
*Hold relevant qualifications
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must include full details of Education and work history, 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 Teaching Assistant opportunity. Or for more information about the role, contact Stuart Lovelock at Tradewind on 020 7845 5450 / stuart.lovelock@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.

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

No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.

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