Teaching Assistant - Speech & Language Specialist - Swinton

Swinton, Greater Manchester
CMP00180_1610091474
Date Posted:08 Jan 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Teaching Assistant - Speech & Language Specialist - Swinton

Swinton, Greater Manchester

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a two-form entry primary school in Salford in recruiting a Teaching Assistant with Speech & Language specialism, for after the national lockdown. This is a full-time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.

The school is seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to aid a pupil in KS1 with significant speech & language challenges, who 121 support. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting pupils with speech & language challenges, be trained in speech & language techniques, have strong interpersonal skills, and be able to engage pupils on an individual basis and understand the specific needs of each child.

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

  • Have training in speech & language techniques, ie ELKLAN
  • Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

This role will include:

-Supporting pupils with behavioural difficulties

-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care

-Supporting the school team to provide a safe and respectful environment for students to learn

About the school:

This school has outstanding leadership, and due to this ambitions and the high standards set, pupils generally thrive. Achievement is good, with progress especially good in KS2. Care and guidance for pupils is a noticeable strength of the school, and as a result behaviour is impeccable. Teaching is consistently good, as are the relationships between students and staff. Parents are overwhelmingly positive about the school.

About the role:

-Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)

-Full time, 08:15-16:00

-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links

-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as a Speech & Language Teaching Assistant at this school include;

-Working in a friendly, supportive team

-Possibility to lead extra-curricular activities

-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include:

-We 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.

-Online Portal for your time sheets and to log your availability

-Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If this sounds like the perfect role for you:

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Teaching Assistant position, located in Salford. For more information about the role, contact Cameron on 0161 674 0138 / cameron.mcbryde@twrecruitment.com

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

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