KS2 Teaching Assistant
Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Tradewind Recruitment
Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a hard-working KS2 Teaching Assistant looking for your next role in Rochdale?
Tradewind Recruitment is currently recruiting on behalf of a one form entry Primary School in Littleborough, Rochdale to start in January until the Summer 2019. This is a full time, long-term role with a salary of £60 per day.
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
•Hold 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 at least 10 years employment/education history included and employment breaks must be explained
•Have the legal right to work in the UK
About the school
We are recruiting for a KS2 Teaching Assistant on behalf of a small, semi-rural primary school serving not only the immediate vicinity but also the wider community. The school provides a range of professional development for teachers and teaching assistants so that the quality of provision continues to improve. The school has a caring community which is under-pinned by Christian values, and the school has recently received the Stonewall Schools Champion Award.
The school is based in Littleborough, Rochdale and is accessible via car or bus.
About the role
This OFSTED 'Good' primary school is looking for a Teaching Assistant to work within their KS2 department, mainly within Years 4 and 5. The successful candidate must have excellent behaviour management and a good knowledge of the KS2 National Curriculum. You must be a committed practitioner who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role.
The role itself will involve supporting the class teachers in both Year 4 and 5, helping with the delivery of the National Curriculum. You will be required to work with small groups or students on a 1:1 basis to deliver Maths and English intervention lessons. Ideal candidates will have strong behaviour management and a good curriculum knowledge to ensure that the children have a strong base for their SATs. The school are looking for somebody who has the ability to be innovative and engaging, ensuring that the children have fun whilst making progress.
By registering with Tradewind Manchester, you will benefit from:
•An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience
•Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary
•Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
•More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than out next nearest competitor
•A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
•Full interview preparation and assistance - so your 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
•Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultant
To be considered for this position, please respond by 7th January as the school are looking to shortlist and interview on 14th January 2018. Please call the Manchester office on (phone number removed), or email
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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