Year 2 - 1:1 Speech & Language Support Assistant

Sale, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:23 Mar 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day
  1. Permanent

Year 2 - 1:1 Speech & Language Support Assistant

Sale, Greater Manchester

Year 2 - 1:1 Speech & Language Support Assistant

A primary school based in Trafford are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to give 1:1 support to a pupil in Year 2 with speech and language difficulties. The successful candidate will have experience with Speech & Language techniques. This position is a full time, long term role, with the potential of a permanent contract to follow. The role is to start ASAP and we would love to speak to you if this job sounds like it is for you!

About the school:

This school gives high quality, rounded education, and have created a positive and nurturing environment that meets the academic, social and emotional needs for its students. Pupils are challenged and supported and are prepared well for the next stage of their education. Support of students with Special Educational Needs is well-organised and teachers and support staff undertake behavioural training. Teaching Assistants are well-skilled and are deployed effectively.

The Role:

The school are looking to employ a qualified and experienced teaching assistant to support a pupil in Key Stage 1 with Speech & Language challenges. You will be supporting the child full-time, 5 days a week, and you must be able to use speech & language techniques to assist in the child's development.

You will be an integral part of the Year 2 team and liaise with the class teacher to ensure the pupil is getting the most suitable support and is able to access learning.

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

  • Have experience of working with children with SEN and in particular, Speech & Language
  • Ideally have knowledge and experience of Speech & Language resources, schemes and support mechanisms such as pictorial systems, visual timetables and now & next cards
  • 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; employment breaks must be explained
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

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 KS1 Speech & Language Support Assistant position in Trafford, Or for more information about the role, contact Chris on 0161 674 0138 /

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

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 (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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