Supply Teaching Assistant - Swinton

Posted 17 February by Tradewind Recruitment
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Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!

We are working with an outstanding primary school based in north Salford, who have a need for Teaching Assistants on both a long term / full time basis and for day to day supply cover. Working with this school will offer you the opportunity to broaden your experience and assisting children of all different walks of life in their education, development and social wellbeing!

This two-form entry school are seeking to recruit both experienced Teaching Assistants and Graduate Teaching Assistants who are beginning their career within education. The needs of their pupils is paramount and staff must be able to engage pupils with interesting and exciting learning opportunities; based not only on the national curriculum, but also to include social skills, wellbeing, personal development, peer interaction and support for one and other.

The schools needs range from academic catch-upl assistance in reading, writing & maths, to one-on-one support for students with special educational needs and behavioural support. To be considered for this position you must have a can-do attitude; be prepared to perform whichever task is required of you; have strong interpersonal skills; be able to engage pupils and differentiate work according to academic levels.

To join us and be successful in this role, you will need to:

  • Have a bachelor's degree, preferably but not exclusively in teaching
  • A minimum of a level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification
  • 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:

-Teaching pupils with learning developmental difficulties, usually on a 1:1 basis

-Supporting students with special educational needs or behavioural issues

-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care

-Supporting the school team to provide a stimulating, safe and nurturing environment for students to learn

About the school:

This school has excellent leadership and pupils that are passionate about learning. Relationships between staff and pupils are very strong, and pupils get off to a flying start via the school's Early Years programme. Progress is well above the national average and pupils are generally very well-prepared for high school by the end of KS2. Training and support is widely offered for staff and Teachers work seamlessly with Teaching Assistants to ensure pupils are well-supported.

About the role:

-Day-to-Day experience on a rolling basis, with longer term opportunities for the right candidates

-Hours are 08:15-16:00

-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links from the city centre

-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as 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 Graduate Teaching Assistant position, located in Salford. For more information about the role, contact Cameron on /

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

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  • Supply Teaching Assistant - Salford

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