Teaching Assistant

Job Overview

Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!

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

This one-form entry school is seeking to recruit Teaching Assistants with experience in Nursery and the Early Years. Staff must have the knowledge and ability to engage pupils within the Early Years, based not only on the national framework, but also to assist in the seven areas of EYFS development.

The school's needs range from developmental assistance in phonics and communication, to one-on-one support for students with special educational needs and behavioural support. To be considered for this position you must have experience or qualifications within the Early Years, 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 individual needs.

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

Experience in an Early Years classroom, minimum of a level 2 Teaching Assistant or CACHE 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:

-Assisting the teaching of pupils in the early years, either on a whole class or 121 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 have dedicated, enthusiastic staff and a good academic track record. Students are given an abundance of valuable learning experiences and are cared for well. As a result, children thrive, especially in the Early Years, where they are given an excellent start to their schooling lives. The school is popular amongst parents and is considered happy and safe. Parents value the high expectations for students, and staff feel well-supported by the school. SEN students receive targeted support once identified.

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 on site 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!

-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 Early Years Teaching Assistant position, located in Trafford, Or for more information about the role, contact Joanne on (phone number removed) / (url removed)

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

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 (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


Manchester, Greater Manchester

Full Time


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