SEN Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
TRADEWIND RECRUITMENT
Location
North London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1149854766
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you currently looking for a role/new role in a primary school based in North London?

Are you interested in helping students with special educational needs?

Tradewind are excited to announce that we are helping a primary school based in Islington in their search for an experience SEN teaching assistant to join their team and work one-to-one with a child in year 2.

The children's needs:

*Struggles with language, communication and interaction - PECS & Makaton helps
*PMLD (Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties)
*Enjoys being physically active and needs supervision at break & lunch time
*Has a visual timetable and Calendar.

The school has provided everything necessary for someone to come in and hit the ground running. All materials and resources are already in place and have been sorted by the SENCO.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS
*Understanding how pupils learn and develop
*KS1 curriculum experience
*PECS
*Makaton
*Ability to motivate pupils
*Ability to problem solve
*Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom
roles and responsibilities and your own position within these.

QUALIFICATIONS
*Good literacy skills - GCSE Grade C or above in English Language; Level 2
*English or above; or equivalent Global delay experience
*Good numeracy skills- GCSE Grade C or above in Maths; Level 2 Maths or
*An honours degree (preferably Upper Second) or equivalent
*Up to date First Aid training
*Up to date Safeguarding training

INFORMATION ON THE ROLE
*8:00AM to 3:15PM
*One-to-one with a girl in year 2 - generally helping in the class as a whole is also required
*Rate is between £70 - £80 per day based on experience
*ASAP start with view of going permanent

Hornsey road station is a short walking distance to the school - there are also various busses that drop you near the grounds.

There are various opportunities for forward progression at this school. They strongly believe in Continued Progress Development so will be investing in your education to make you even stronger in your position.

The Tradewind difference

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

All Candidates that apply must have experience working as a Teaching Assistant in Key Stage 1 and have SEN experience.

The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks. Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for Teaching Assistant role in Islington or alternatively, please contact Luke or Harriett at Tradewind on / / ;
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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