Teaching Assistants required – Oldham
Tradewind Manchester are recruiting!
We are working with a kind & caring primary school based in Oldham who have a large 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 developmental 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 in an area relevant to education
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:
-Aiding the students with their academic work
-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 above average progress in Reading, Writing and Maths – it is a popular and caring school where pupils feel happy and safe. Parents value the high expectations brought about by senior leaders, teachers are kind and behaviour is good. Pupils get off to a fantastic start in the Early Years and staff feel very well supported as a whole. SEND pupils in particular receive targeted and effective support when needed.
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
Click ‘Apply Now’ to be considered for this Teaching Assistant position, located in Oldham. For more information about the role, contact Chris on /