Level 2 SSA

,Preston Blackburn

Are you a Level 2 SSA looking for a temp to perm opportunity starting in September 2018?

Tradewind Preston are working in partnership with a multi academy trust that looks after eight Primary and Schools located across Lancashire and Fylde. We are seeking to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within one of the trusts 'Improving' CE Blackburn Primary Schools.

This is a busy and friendly school, with lots going on. The school has the highest academic aspirations and, at the same time, maintains a caring, family orientated culture, with a high level of pastoral care.

This is a school that encourages and celebrates a love of learning, each pupil is known and cared about as an individual and their needs are catered for to ensure they can access the National Curriculum. The Head Teacher has created a school, a community of pupils, parents and teachers brought together by their shared dedication and commitment to doing whatever it takes to ensure every child reaches their full potential.

The ideal candidate for this role will have had a minimum of 2 years' experience working as Level 2 Teaching Assistant and have excellent classroom-based references. Evidence of raising attainment with lower ability pupils on a 1:1 and small group basis is highly sought after for this role as there are pupils who are working below national age expectations and require intense boosters. Behaviour management and an understanding nature is essential for this role as there are several vulnerable pupils with complex and additional needs attending the school.

The school are looking to appoint a talented and committed professional with the qualities, skills and drive necessary to fulfil this key role. The ideal candidate will have well-developed communication skills, a commitment to continuous improvement. Enthusiasm, adaptability and a positive outlook alongside a willingness to be involved in school life. Finally, a commitment to the Christian ethos is essential.

The school is located within the BB1 area of Lancashire, easily accessible from junction 3 and 4 of the M65, and Pleasington train station.

This is the perfect opportunity to opportunity to secure a position within a multi academy trust Primary school, that is improving its way towards an 'Good' OFSTED grading before summer 2018. The staff are friendly, supportive and work positively together. If you think you can bring energy and enthusiasm to our team and are committed to excellence in learning for all children, then this is the role for you!

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
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* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
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* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for the role of SSA it is essential that you have recent experience in a classroom setting in a voluntary or paid capacity. If you are a passionate Teaching Assistant with a Level 2 Qualification please apply today with an up to date copy of your CV or call the office for a confidential discussion on 01772 831 831.

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.
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Job Summary

  • Job Reference: BLA_062018-157129_1531237554
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Date Posted: 2018-07-10
  • Location: Blackburn ,Preston
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2018-08-07
  • Tradewind Recruitment

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