Tradewind are recruiting!
We are supporting a two-form entry primary school in Manchester in recruiting a Teaching Assistant in the Early Years. This is a full-time role with an immediate 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 an Early Years setting, including knowledge of Phonics and the EYFS Programme; 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 EYFS age
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:
This school's leadership is good and clear, and safeguarding is highly effective. The SEN provision is very good progress of pupils is monitored closely, ensuring targeted and swift support for pupils that need it most. Parents hold the school in high regard, teaching quality is good and subject knowledge is strong. Pupils get off to a great start in the Early Years.
About the role:
Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind)
Full time, 08:45-15:30
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
If this sounds like the perfect role for you: