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SEND Teaching Assistant - Moving & Handling

Manchester, Lancashire
£70.00 to £80.00
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
Do you have valid Moving & Handling training?

Have you supported children or young adults with physical needs?

Tradewind are recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant / Support Worker on a full time basis starting as soon as possible!

The right person will have some experience supporting children or adults in education or care and will have up to date Moving & Handling training.

This SEN Teaching Assistant / Support Worker post in Manchester is to start ASAP on a full time basis and could eventually go permanent for the right person. You will be paid up to £80/day while working through Tradewind on a supply basis. Times are 8:30am-3:30pm Monday to Friday.

To join us and be successful in this SEN Teaching Assistant / Support Worker role, you will need to:

Have an enhanced DBS Disclosure (or be happy to apply for a new one), Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks.
Provide a CV with at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained.
Have the legal right to work in the UK.

About the role

You will be supporting a 16 year old pupil on a 1:1 basis that requires Moving & Handling support using a wheelchair and hoist. He has suffered significant trauma as a result of an accident that has caused him to have a double lower limb amputation, burns and congnitive impairmet. You will be required to offer care support as well as support while in the school accessing lessons based around physical, sensory, communication and academic improvement.

About the school

This is a special needs secondary school that caters for young people with medical needs, physical impairment as a result of injuries and mental health needs. They are a school for young people that can't access mainstream education for either short or long periods of time and the school focuses on trying to equip their young people for a return to mainstream education where possible or on to a longer term placement in special school or alternative provision.

If this sounds like a role for you, register with us today in order to be put forward! See contact details below.

Benefits of working through Tradewind:

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 our next nearest competitor
A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous 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
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for this Manchester based SEN Teaching Assistant / Support Worker role please call Graham in the Manchester office on (phone number removed) or email (url removed).

A bit more about Tradewind...

As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer
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  • Job Reference: 397071644-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
    Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £80.00
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary