Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Date Posted:12 Jun 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£13450 - £14800 per annum
  1. Long-term

Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant

Tradewind are Recruiting! Are you looking for a Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant role in Sheffield?

Tradewind Recruitment are working with a primary school in Sheffield that is seeking a Teaching Assistant with specialist skills to support a visually impaired student from September 2020. The role will be for one academic year initially, with the potential to extend. The salary will be £13,450-14,800.

The role is in a friendly primary school based in North Sheffield. They want to create an environment in which children are exciting by their learning and want to come to school. They bring ;earning to life through experiences. trips and visitors. They have a great reputation within the local community and a welcoming staff team.

The successful Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant will be required to work on a one to one basis, delivering specialist vision impairment curriculum activities. They will be able to work alongside teachers to deliver plans and adapt lessons as necessary for the student. Prior experience is essential for this role, and an ability to read and write in Braille is highly desirable. The school is able to offer fantastic CPD opportunities.

Essential requirements:
Prior Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant experience, DBS

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
* 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, 30 to be exact!
* 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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as Visual Impairment Teaching Assistant in Sheffield. Or for more information about the role, contact Rachel Williams on 0114 2870650 or

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