LSA required for an SEN Specialist School - South Glos

Recruiter
Simply Education
Location
Bristol
Salary
£15500 - £17000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
An SEN School in South Gloucestershire is urgently seeking an LSA with specialist experience supporting students with multiple SEN statements. This is a temporary vacancy covering an unexpected absence, it is anticipated the successful LSA will be required on a full-time basis for the rest of this academic year.

This is a Specialist School for students with multiple needs and a variety of statements, a large percentage of the students are on the autistic specturm. The School is set in idyllic grounds surrounded by lots of green and wildlife and the School take advantage of this with lots of outdoor learning. Class sizes are small and there is a team of TAs that work closely together to ensure each child receives the level of support required to succeed.

This is a great opportunity to join a close-knit, passionate team in a role that offers lots of job satisfaction. You will need to have excellent rapport building skills and previous experience of working in an SEN School, as well as experience supporting students with autism.

The successful Learning Support Assistant will:
- Have a minimum of 6 months of experience as LSA or TA within an SEN School
- Be experienced in supporting a range of Special Educational Needs but also specifically, autism
- Have a calm and gentle disposition
- Be exceptional at building relationships

Working for Simply Education as LSA you will benefit from:
- Free CPD courses
- Competitive rates of pay
- £75 incentive for referring teachers
- Your own dedicated SEN Consultant
- 24/7 access to your dedicated consultant via phone
- Minimal administration (no timesheets)
- Email and SMS verification of bookings
- Online diary of bookings, school direction.

For further information on this LSA role please do not hesitate to get in touch today on (Apply online only).

All candidates who register with Simply Education will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS/CRB check. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks and satisfactory references that cover at least 2 years of employment