Learning Support Assistants

PK Education
Birmingham, West Midlands
£8.30 - £11.60/hour
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
PK Education is recruiting Learning Support Assistants to provide one-to-one support to pupils with SEN (MLD, Autism) and pupils working below average in reading, writing and maths. Suitable candidates will need to have experience in a similar role, a proven track record of improving learning and attainment levels, and to be qualified to at least level 3.As a Learning Support Assistant through PK Education, we will be able to offer you a range of positions from temporary, permanent, long term, short term, full time or part time. PK Education supports a variety of schools and Multi Academy Trusts across Birmingham with staffing and recruitment.The roles would be working with pupils in Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.The role as a Teaching Assistant is extremely valuable and key to the overall learning and development of pupils. The positions would suit individuals who are seeking a challenging, fun, and rewarding experience. If you are interested in working through PK Education, please don’t hesitate to contact me to discuss.The ideal candidate should have the following:
* Level 3 qualification: Supporting Learning in Schools (or equivalent course).* Or level 6 qualification: Childhood Studies degree (or equivalent course).* Supported pupils one-to-one or in smalls groups.* as a Teaching Assistant in EYFS, KS1 or KS2.* Experience working with children with SEN (an advantage).* Flexible and available for full time work.* Current, valid DBS (update service).* Excellent knowledge and understanding of safeguarding policies.* Up to date Safeguarding Qualification Lv1.
The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
* The ability to adapt quickly to a variety of situations.* Caring attitude and a passion to contribute the learning and development of pupils.* Be a confident person with a warm and friendly approach.* Able to apply behaviour policies effectively.
Salary and Benefits:
* Competitive rates of pay from between £8.30 and £11.60 per hour (AWR Compliant).* 24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants.* Exposure and networking opportunities with associated schools.* Claim up to £150 worth of vouchers with each referral of a teacher or NQT.
PK Education is a supply teaching agency Birmingham. PK Education has a range of classroom assistant jobs (teaching assistant Vacancies), along with a variety of primary school teacher jobs. PK Education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy at all times.For any information and to apply please contact Alex on (Apply online only) or email