PMLD Teaching assistant - Birmingham

10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are one of the UK's leading recruitment agencies. We have 11 offices throughout the UK.

We are working with a SEN school in Birmingham, this is a school for children with physical needs, severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning difficulties, specific communication and learning needs, visual impairment and hearing impairment. Those with a combination of complex medical conditions and sensory level autism may also attend this site.

We are looking for a confident TA who has a proven history of working within special needs and similar school environment.

The role will be working within a range of classes and personal care will be included. So we are looking for a teaching assistant who can be flexible on age ranges and work with different needs.

For this role you will need -
* SEND experience - focusing on PMLD, SLD and Complex needs.
* A drive and passion for working with children who have additional needs
* Be able to commit to a full time, long term role.

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
* 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
* 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

The essentials:
To join us and be successful in this Teaching assistant role you will need to:
*Have minimum qualifications of 5 GCSE passes at C Grade or above, including Maths and English.
*Have previous experience working with children with specialist needs.
*Have a positive attitude and desire to work in education.

To apply;
* Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Teaching assistant in Birmingham or for more information about the role, contact the Birmingham office on /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.


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.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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