Teaching Assistant

Sutton Green, UK
25 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are currently working with an SEN School located in the borough of Sutton. They are recruiting a long-term SEN Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) who specialises in both PMLD and SLD. Full timetable to start immediately!

Well run Special School with a supportive Senior Leadership Team, Middle Managers and staff. They have great facilities that caters for their pupils individual learning requirements. Pupils who attend the school are primary and secondary ages with a variety of SEN requirements, in particular PMLD and SLD.

They are looking for an SEN Teaching Assistant who have experience working as either an already SEN TA or Care Worker or Support Worker in an SEN school etc. Your experience will have been with either children or young people who have either SLD and/or PMLD. To be considered for this post you must have experience with pupils who would have required personal care. Some of the pupils at this school would need help with changing and to use the bathroom facilities. Additionally, the client has a hydro pool so there would also be instances where you might be required to support your student(s) in the pool. If so you would need to change into swimming wear should it be on your timetable.
This is a rewarding role to work with young people and children who are a joy to work with!

To be shortlisted
*You will have a minimum of 12 months experience as either an SEN TA or Care Worker or Support Worker
*Your experience will be in either an educational institution/ special school or care industry
*Your SEN experience must be with either SLD or PMLD
*You must be comfortable working with students who require Personal Care
*Confident supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis
*Patient, Kind, Nurturing & Calm individual
*In date DBS with the update service
*Available full time and immediately

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, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Teaching Assistant in Sutton Or for more information about the role, contact Emma Aaron on or

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 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 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

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