SEN Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00018881-1
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Nelson, Lancashire
  • Salary: £55.00 to £65.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Teaching Assistant

COVID-19 notice: We're continuing to recruit education staff throughout these unprecedented times, as we can still get you registered and cleared ready for when schools re-open. Instead of face-to-face meetings, all interviews will be via phone and we can guide you through submitting your documents online.

Tradewind are recruiting! Are you an experience SEN Primary Teaching Assistant looking for your next role in Nelson?

Tradewind are currently recruiting a hardworking and organised level 3 SEN primary teaching assistant for a very popular school in Nelson. The role is a temporary role to start in September and is for the full academic year.

This 2-form entry Primary School is looking for an SEN teaching assistant to join their team. They place a great deal of emphasis on friendship, compassion, respect and perseverance. This primary school has a strong Christian ethos and daily worship takes place within the school.

This Primary School is passionate about providing students with the skills and enthusiasm for Secondary School and offer a nurturing multi-faith environment. They provide a safe, happy and well-disciplined learning environment and have a supportive SLT.

This "good" Primary school caters for approx. 454 pupils across ages 4-11, the school aims to work in partnership with parents to ensure all students are achieving the best they can in a high-quality learning environment. All staff at the school share the ambition and drive to keep improving the school and encouraging pupils to achieve the best results they can and enjoy their time in School.

The school is located on the outskirts of Nelson and is easily accessible via car and has free parking on site. The School is also accessible via public transport and has close bus links.

This primary school is looking for a confident, friendly SEN teaching assistant to work within their Year 2 class. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management, a good knowledge of the National Curriculum and have prior experience of supporting children within Key stage 1.
The role itself will involve working within one of the school's year 2 classes. We are looking for a strong teaching assistant who will be supporting the class teacher, working within small groups within the classroom. The successful candidate with need to be flexible as they could be working in either of the cohorts within year 2.

Essential requirements:
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold a L3 or above Teaching Assistant or equivalent qualification
* SEN experience including Challenging behaviour and Autism.
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

By registering with Tradewind Preston, you will benefit from:
*An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
*Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
*More training and development 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 out next nearest competitor
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so your fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Primary Teaching Assistant in Nelson. Or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on (phone number removed) or (url removed)

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