Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

BS Social Care
Bristol, Bristol
£15466 - £16533/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a great opportunity for an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join part of the Education team at a fantastic residential school in the North Bristol / South Glos area.

The school provides alternative education and residential accommodation for children aged 6 - 19 with learning disabilities, special educational needs and challenging behaviour. As Learning Support Assistant you will assist the children to learn, working to an alternative curriculum with an holistic approach.

This is a brilliant school to work for in a beautiful location. You will have the opportunity to work amongst a wide variety of professionals including art therapists, rhythmic masseurs, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, as well as some of the best Teachers out there. The school has an holistic approach to education and care, and are committed to helping the children develop strong social and independence skills. This is a great opportunity to make a real difference to a young person`s life.

To apply for this role you should have proven experience with children with special educational needs and challenging behaviour. You will ideally have training in PBM, Team Teach or similar.
A driving licence is not essential, however you will need your own transport to get to the site as it is not easily accessible by public transport.

Salary is £15,466 - £16,533 for 41 weeks worked, plus benefits including:
- Free organic lunch prepared by the cook
- Free onsite parking
- Contribution towards pension
- 6.6 weeks holiday (including Bank Holidays)

Hours of work are 40 per week, Monday - Friday, between the hours of 8.30am - 5pm.

If you are interested in applying or simply have some questions first, please get in touch! Contact Becky at BS Social Care on:
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