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Secondary Teaching Assistant

Leicester, Leicestershire
£65.00 to £80.00
Job Type
14 Sep 2021
Are you highly motivated and determined to make a real difference to the lives of children?

Are you creative, fun-loving and ready to inspire children across the entire curriculum?

Are you a teaching assistant looking for a new challenge in a dynamic, cutting-edge and forward-thinking school?

If you answered 'yes' to any of the above, a wonderful and exciting opportunity has arisen in Leicester for you to be a part of!

We are recruiting for a number of positions across Leicester and Leicestershire, located within commutable distance of Leicester City and Loughborough.

Working alongside the chair of Governors, we are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join the team and work closely with staff to provide positive learning experiences for all pupils. The role will suit somebody with previous experience in the classroom, although we will also consider those with no formal teaching experience who may be considering a career in primary education. An enthusiastic, highly motivated and innovative attitude is a must, as well as the ability to communicate well with pupils, parents, carers and members of staff.

The successful candidate will possess:

An understanding of the workings within an educational setting;
A valid DBS check on the update service or be willing to obtain this;
Two suitable references covering the last 2 years;
Commitment to a possible 12-month assignment.

If you would like to express an interest in the role, simply click 'apply' and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss a registration. Alternatively, call the Tradewind Nottingham branch on (phone number removed) for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.


Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer
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  • Job Reference: 372758837-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Tradewind Recruitment
    Tradewind Recruitment
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £65.00 to £80.00
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary