Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a teaching assistant or support worker with PMLD (profound and multiple learning difficulties) experience, looking for your next role as a Learning support in a SEN school setting? This fantastic opportunity is full-time and starts immediately.
School is within reach of public transport in Bristol and Keynsham and would be easily reachable through buses across the city, especially Kingswood, Cadbury Heath, Soundwell.
A strong understanding of students’ learning needs in Secondary ages
Ability to support the student both academically and emotionally in a calm manner, adhere to safeguarding and behavioural policies at all times, and show adherence to professional boundaries.
Previous physical disabilities experience is necessary. (The school will consider candidates with strong care background)
Training in manual handling and hoist is highly advantageous.Location: South Glos
In return, you will have the advantage of working for an established school where there is lots of support and very experienced learning support and BST.
You will gain great amount of knowledge about teaching and supporting young people with complex needs and reporting on mobility improvements.
You will be considered for career development opportunities and the position is highly likely to continue if not become permanent in September 2021.
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
We care about your training and development more 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 our next nearest competitor
Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
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
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To join us and be successful in this position you will need to:
Have Special needs experience. Previous experience of supporting young people with physical disabilities.
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
You must have the legal right to work in the UK
To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Bristol office on (phone number removed), or . We are still working our usual working hours and happy to chat to you about this role and others and help you find additional work once schools re-open.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer – stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard – Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer