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Teaching Assistant

Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
Teaching Assistants Required - SEMH School in Bridgend - October 2021

Tradewind Recruitment is recruiting SEN Teaching Assistants with SEMH experience for a SEMH school in Bridgend.

Tradewind is looking to recruit Teaching Assistants for November 2021. This school is for children with SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties) they have small class sizes and each class has 6 children and 1 - 2 Teaching Assistants. As this is an SEMH setting the school will have children with SEMH and challenging behaviours, they offer a nurturing and structured environment to support their pupils.

The school wants all pupils to enjoy their days and feel happy and supported in their learning. To be successful in this Teaching Assistant role in Bridgend you will need:

Passion for working with students of all abilities with the talent to drive them to be outstanding
Enthusiasm to ensure that students get the education which they rightly deserve
Ability to communicate effectively with all staff, students and parents
Raise aspirations, expectations and achievement of all students regardless of ability
Committed to the safeguarding of students
Focused on the learning and development of students and encouraging high achieving
Enthusiastic, flexible and friendly approach

The school has parking and is very close to the main train lines and bus routes.

The school benefits:

You will be supported by a dedicated team that who are all trained in SEMH and offer outstanding practices on site.

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 Teaching Assistant in Bridgend role you will need to:

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
Experience is essential, also previous experience with Autism and challenging behaviour

TO be considered for this Teaching Assistant job in Bridgend, Please send your resume to Linzi on or you can call me on (phone number removed).

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: 397071370-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
    Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary