SEN Teaching Assistant - Richmond

08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Role:
A graduate with a charismatic personality to match is wanted to join a good support staff team in Richmond. The position would suit a graduate ideally in a degree linked to working with children. As a Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant, you will have some exposure/experience working with children who require extra support. You will essentially be working with children who have been statemented with mild Autism. The children are verbal, high functioning but require 1:1 support academically. You as an SEN Teaching Assistant will have a genuine passion to raise attainment and help be part of their early developmental stages. You as an SEN Teaching Assistant will be resilient to face challenging situations and be part of a team that work well together.

About the school:
This forward-thinking 3 form-entry school found in Richmond is easily accessible via the district line as well as the Overground. The nearest station is Twickenham. The school have a high influx of new children every year, with 86% of pupils residing close to the vicinity of the school. The school work hard to retain its 'Good' Ofsted status in every category to ensure both Teachers and support staff are supported throughout their time whilst at the school. The school offer opportunities for staff to upskill themselves via CPD courses as well as providing Teacher Training for those hoping to become future Teachers.

Requirements for the Role:
The school are looking for the ideal candidate who hopes to become a Teacher in the future. With the option of a schools direct/Teacher Training route, the school promote success by providing on the job training.
Prior experience supporting children in schools is highly desirable
A grade of C or above in both Maths and English is highly desirable.

Rate of Pay and Working hours:
£70 - £75 per day depending on experience.
Your working hours will consist of 08:30am - 15:30pm, Monday to Friday with a 45-minute lunch

You must have recent and a minimum of six months' experience working in primary schools. This experience must be relative to this role. If you do not have this experience, we unfortunately will not be able to continue with your application.


Tradewind Recruitment is the premier provider of Primary Teachers, Secondary Teachers and Support Staff to Schools, Colleges and Nurseries. Our clients include primary schools and secondary schools in London and the Home Counties, as well as Birmingham and Manchester.

With top rates of pay for teachers and support staff, and the highest standard of customer service at the cornerstone of our beliefs, Tradewind should be your only point of call when looking for a new role.

Working for Tradewind holds many benefits whilst finding you your ideal next position. These include:

* Free CPD
* Free Resources Centre
* Referral Bonuses
* Guaranteed Pay Schemes

'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.'

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