SEND Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1380801792-2
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you an experienced SEND Teaching assistant looking for your next role in September? Do you have experience supporting with the Year 6 Primary Curriculum?

Tradewind are currently looking for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant for a student at our lovely client primary school in Bolton.

Job Title: 1 to 1 Teaching Asisstant

Location: Bolton

Contract Type: Full-Time

Salary: 83 - 95 per day, subject to experience

Application Deadline: ASAP

This exciting opportunity will begin in September 2024 and you will be required to complete the full Academic Year

The Role:

The school is a lovely one-form entry school, with 'Good' Ofsted, that is dedicated to supporting the academic, social, and emotional growth of their students.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing specialised support for a student with SEMH and Autism
  • Academic learning support utilising your knowledge of the Year 6 National Curriculum
  • Implement differentiated and targeted educational and behavioural strategies to support the student
  • Collaborating with teachers, specialists, and parents to ensure the child's academic and social progress
  • Utilising a shared interest of sport and football to build a trusting and nurturing relationship with the student and foster a safe learning environment


To be considered for this role, you should possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant Qualification
  • Experience working with students with SEND, including ASC
  • Experience supporting in year 6 or strong knowledge of the Year 6 curriculum
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Dedicated to supporting
  • A patient and empathetic approach to working with children
  • Subject to providing Full CV History, Willingness to undergo enhanced DBS check, and Overseas police clearance (where necessary)

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

  • Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
  • Access to over 2,500 free training courses, thanks to our new partnership with The National College. More certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
  • A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a reward
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
  • A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Our payroll team are onsite in London. Not offshore, not through a third party. We don't leave candidate service or pay to chance.
  • Holiday pay - You choose if you want to be paid inclusive of holiday pay or bank this to claim in the school holidays.
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultant

How to Apply:

Apply now by sending your CV to Aileen at (url removed) or call the Manchester Office on (phone number removed) for further information.

We look forward to hearing from you!