Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
TRADEWIND RECRUITMENT
Location
Blackpool, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
1206851015
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you Behavioural TA / Support Worker looking for a new opportunity in an SEMH Secondary School in Blackpool?

Tradewind is currently working with a 'Good' SEMH Secondary School in Blackpool, the school are looking to recruit a 1:1 Teaching Assistant to work on a full-time, long term basis. This role is to start September. The successful member of staff will start in September and continue for the remainder of the academic year. This role is temporary with the potential to go permanent.

The School is looking to employ a Teaching Assistant/Support Worker to work on a 1:1 with a KS3 pupil. The pupil has a range of Social and Emotional Difficulties. This is a full-time position working 5 days per week.

The successful Teaching Assistant/ Support Worker will be required to have previous experience working as a Support Worker or Teaching Assistant and be confident working 1:1 with pupils and potentially running small group intervention.

The SEMH Secondary School in Blackpool has excellent access to public transport links and free on-site parking.

After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities. This school also encourages and healthy and active approach to every day school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

Essential requirements:
*Level 3 NVQ or equivalent in Supporting Teaching and Learning
*Team Teach (not essential as training can be provided)
*Have excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Be confident in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication
*Passion to ensure every pupil succeeds and reaches their full potential
*Experience with working on a 1-2-1 and group basis
*An awareness of their own strengths and areas for development and a willingness to listen to, reflect constructively and ac upon, as appropriate, feedback from others
*Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
*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!
*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 Teaching Assistant in Blackpool. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina 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 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. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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