SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted 14 March by Tradewind Recruitment Easy Apply
Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a great SEN Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge within a Special Needs school in Wythenshawe?

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a hardworking, conscientious SEN Teaching Assistant to join a thriving SEN school in Wythenshawe, to start ASAP until the end of the academic year. This is a full time, long term role, paying a minimum of £55 per day based on experience.

We are recruiting on behalf of a Special School, which caters for students from 4-11 years old. The pupils have a range of complex needs including severe learning difficulties, profound multiple learning difficulties and autism. The school has been rated 'Good' by Ofsted.

We are looking for an experienced Special Needs Teaching Assistant who has the skills and knowledge to work with pupils with varying needs and abilities.

The school wishes to appoint a SEN Teaching Assistant with:
* A positive attitude
* A commitment to special education
* Excellent organisation skills
* Relevant experience, knowledge and skills
* Emotional resilience
* Strong behaviour management strategies are essential

Successful candidates must hold Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualifications or equivalent.

Ideal candidates will have strong curriculum knowledge and will ensure that the lessons he/she delivers are of excellent quality using appropriate behaviour management techniques.

The school has excellent public transport links and ample parking is available.

The school benefits from state of the art facilities, including Speech and Language Therapy (SaLT) Team, Occupational Therapy, Counselling, Behaviour Therapy, Educational Psychology, Social Care, Horticultural Therapy, Rebound Therapy, Art Therapy, trips to the Donkey Sanctuary and local parks.

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

To join us and be successful in this SEN Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold relevant qualifications as a Teaching Assistant, or equivalent
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*You CV must have a 10 years employment history included and any employment breaks must be explained.
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Manchester office on or email

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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