SEND Teaching Assistant - Trainee

  • Job Reference: 1231763846-2
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2024
  • Recruiter: New Directions
  • Location: Crosby, Merseyside
  • Salary: £375 to £425 Per Week
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

SEND Teaching Assistant - Trainee

New Directions Education are looking for a positive and motivated individual for an outstanding SEN primary school in Crosby who pride themselves on their rounded, vibrant approach. This extremely nurturing and supportive setting offers a unique approach to individualised learning, following an informal, play-based curriculum to support children with a range of differing needs. If successful, you will be required to support the class teacher in providing fun, engaging, and consistently structured learning for the children, in addition to supporting their individual needs.

Are you a passionate individual? Are you looking to make a difference within childrens education?

Responsibilities of the role included but are not limited to:

  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Be able to build strong relationships with students and staff.
  • Be encouraging and supportive.
  • Have a positive attitude towards teaching and aiding children's development.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of the student.

This school has a friendly and welcoming community. Children are encouraged to be independent, creative, and respectful. Staff within the school strive to give students a fun and exciting learning experience, which in turn enables all children to excel.

Job Specification

  • Have experience working with children, or adults, with additional needs
  • Hold a L2 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
  • Able to support children of all abilities.
  • Have a positive and ambitious attitude to learning.

What New Directions Education Ltd offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Potential long-term teaching roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to more than 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme.
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a full enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

New Directions Holding is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.