Behavioural Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1312373642-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Exciting opportunity for a Behavioural Teaching Assistant at a charming small school in Greater Manchester!

As a dedicated member of our staff, you will contribute to maintaining a positive learning atmosphere and supporting students' behavioral development. This role offers a unique chance to make a significant impact on the educational journey of our pupils. If you have experience in behavioral interventions and are passionate about fostering a positive school environment, apply now. Be a part of our close-knit community and help shape a nurturing and inclusive learning experience.

The competitive pay rate for this position is between 76 and 90 per day, depending on experience. This position will commence in Septemeber on a full-time basis. You will be required for the rest of the academic year with the possibility of extension.

About you

The successful Teaching Assistant will be responsible for the progress and attainment of a high achieving class. In addition to this, you will work collaboratively with the class teacher and support the academic attainment of child with behavioural difficulties on a one-to-one basis.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assist teachers in delivering lessons, managing classroom activities, and maintaining a positive learning environment
  • Provide one-on-one support to pupils with learning challenges, ensuring their understanding of the curriculum
  • Assist in the preparation of teaching materials, including setting up equipment and organising resources for lessons
  • Build a positive rapport with all pupils based on trust and mutual respect
  • Work effectively as a team player with the key stage and wider staff to share advice, resources and best practice


Essential Requirements:

-Excellent references to support previous experience in supporting pupil with behavioural difficulties

-A full employment history

-The right to work in the UK

All candidates for posts will be asked to provide suitable references and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

If you feel you meet the requirements and would like to be considered for this exciting Teaching Assistant position, please call Tamara on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)

The benefits of joining Tradewind Recruitment / SANZA Teaching Agency / Accelerate Teaching;

  • Your income matters; we will always seek to get you the highest rate of pay and will provide you with the best possible advice
  • Your development matters; we offer our people free access to over 2,500 CPD courses, webinars and resources via the incredible National College
  • Your flexibility matters; we tailor the working week to you - daily supply, long-term contracts and permanent positions available local to you
  • Your wellbeing matters; we put people at the heart of everything we do and are proudly a Sunday Times Top 100 employer for 4 years running
  • We pride ourselves on our exceptional service to our candidates and are proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer