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PMLD Teaching Assistant

Bristol, Somerset
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for an experienced care worker, support workers or Special needs teaching assistants to work at a special needs school in Bristol and to support Secondary and primary aged pupils at varying learning levels with physical disabilities on a full-time or part-time basis for the rest of the academic year.

The roles will start immediately, and most will be ongoing. This established SEN school requires the right candidates for these roles due to many absences and sickness and also the rise of the need to engage their learners with mobility issues and aid them in their emotional and academic development through encouragement, positive behaviour management, and by creating a positive learning atmosphere and use their interpersonal skills to build rapport. School will be open to offering contract or permanent roles for the right candidates with care or support work experience

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate:

  • Understanding methods to support Children and young people who experience a wide range of challenges to their learning, which manifest themselves in many ways.
  • Ability to provide personal care and support with manual handling, changing, and feeding.

School is within easy reach of public transport from Bath, Chippenham

Most of our schools are going to be local to you and we will offer you training through our experienced recruitment consultants and Ofsted rated CPD sessions.

Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events.

As a teaching assistant you will be expected:

  • To provide engaging and empathetic educational support to pupils
  • To assist the teacher delivering lessons
  • To have understanding/knowledge of special needs or a keen interest in helping vulnerable pupils
  • To aid learning and emotional well-being

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  • Job Reference: 702713505-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
    Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent