Support Worker

60.00 - 80.00 GBP Daily + Free 25 accredited CPD courses
08 Aug 2019
05 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are recruiting!!

Are you Support Worker looking for a new opportunity in an SEMH Secondary School in Wigan?

Tradewind is currently working with an SEMH Secondary School in Wigan to recruit a Support Worker on a full-time, long term basis. This role is to start in September 2019, to continue till July 2020 with the potential to go permanent for the right person.

The School is looking to employ a Support Worker to work on a 1-2-1 basis with a pupil in Year 9, with varying SEMH and behavioural difficulties. This is a full-time position on a long term temporary contract, working 5 days per week 8:30am - 3:30pm, term time only.

The successful Support Worker will be required to have previous experience working as a Support Worker or Teaching Assistant and be confident working 1:1 with a pupil. Team Teach is a requirement however if you haven't got the qualification school are happy to give the training.

We are looking for:
* Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
* Teaching Assistant Level 3/ Support Worker Qualification or Degree Qualified
* Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour
* Experience with supporting SEMH
* Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently
* Team Teach Trained

After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities. This school also encourages and healthy and active approach to every day school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

The SEMH Secondary School is based in Wigan easy accessible with public transport and additionally if you are driving it has free car parking.

The school benefits you will gain valuable experience in a new and exciting environment and be part of a dedicated team of staff. There will be the opportunity to study towards further qualifications and training.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
*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, 30 to be exact!
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Support Worker in Wigan. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on (phone number removed) or (url removed)

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