KS2 Teaching Assistant
Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!
We are supporting a two-form entry primary school in Oldham, in recruiting a KS2 Teaching Assistant. This is a full-time role with a September start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.
The school is seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to aid pupils in the Early Years who require general classroom support. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of working with children in KS2, including sound knowledge of the KS2 curriculum; have strong interpersonal skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels and a clear understanding of phonics.
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
Have experience working with children of KS2 age
Knowledge of the KS2 curriculum
Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
Have the legal right to work in the UK
This role will include:
Assisting the Class Teacher with classroom management
Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care
Supporting the school team to provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to learn
About the school:
Strong leadership at this school ensures pupils make good progress from a variety of starting points. Professional development & training is used effectively to increase teaching quality, and SEND pupils are well-supported; Teachers make accurate assessments of pupils' learning needs, and this is carried out effectively by well-qualified Teaching Assistants. There is a strong culture of safeguarding at the school and behaviour is generally very good.
About the role:
Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)
Full time, 08:15-16:00
Free onsite parking and close to local transport links
You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time
The benefits of working as a Graduate Teaching Assistant at this school include;
Working in a friendly, supportive team
Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities
The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include:
We 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.
Online Portal for your time sheets and to log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
If this sounds like the perfect role for you:
Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this EYFS Teaching Assistant position, located in Oldham. For more information about the role, contact Chris on (phone number removed) / (url removed)
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