Speech and Language Teaching assistant ???Walthamstow

04 Aug 2018
01 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for role that will help you develop your career in Speech and Language Therapy?

Tradewind Recruitment is working on behalf of a large primary school in Waltham Forest. Due to a large number of children with speech and language difficulties, the headteacher would like to recruit a teaching assistant to support individual children with speech and language difficulties.

For this role you will work under the direction of the qualified speech and language therapist to provide speech and language intervention support for individuals and small groups of children that display SLCN.

You will be required to implement targeted interventions for pupils on a 1-1 and small group basis. You will be working with pupils from year 1 to year 5 and must be able to demonstrate an ability to form positive working relationships with pupils and staff as well as ensuring that children are empowered as leaders of their own learning. The headteacher is ideally looking for someone with qualifications in speech and language however a good level of experience will also be considered.

The role is full time, 5 days week and is to start in September 2018.

To be considered for the Speech and Language Teaching assistant -Walthamstow, you must;

•Be educated to degree level or have considerable experience supporting Speech and Language within a primary school
•Be a team player - this role requires someone who works well with teachers, pupils and parent
•Demonstrate commitment, dedication and resilience in your previous work experience
•Demonstrate relevant skills within speech and language therapy
•Ideally you will be locally to Walthamstow

The location
Walthamstow Central, Waltham Forest

The school benefits

•A friendly welcoming team of staff
•A dynamic, caring headteacher who is committed to the wellbeing of staff and pupils
•GBP75- GBP80 per day

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 *GBP100
•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 Speech and Language Teaching assistant -Walthamstow
role you will need to:

•Have an excellent level of English Language and literacy
•Some experience and/or training in Speech and Language Therapy
•This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
•You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as Speech and Language Teaching assistant -Walthamstow, quoting reference 152616
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We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your career.
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.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community