Learning Support Assistant - Monday to Friday

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Stockport
Salary
£7.50 - £8.00/hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Have you ever worked as a support worker and would like an opportunity to work as a Learning Support Assistant?

Are you looking for a Monday to Friday role with sociable working hours and the opportunity to go permanent?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within a special needs college based in the Cheadle-Hulme region of Stockport, Manchester (SK8). The role entails supporting students between the ages of 19 and 25 years old who have profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) as well as additional needs.

You will:
- Support pupils in subjects such as art, media, and horticulture
- Monitor behaviour and learning and report progress to SEN teams
- Assist in services such as rebound therapy and sensory rooms
- Provide support in moving, handling, and hoisting

This is a very hands-on and lively role, with variation in each working day.

You must:
- Have experience with special needs
- Be creative in your approach to learning
- Have excellent communication skills
- Be comfortable with personal care, including washing and toileting

PLEASE NOTE: You MUST have a DBS checked against children and adults for this role. Applicants without a DBS must be willing to pay a £50 fee up front to have a new one processed.

If you are interested, please send your CV right away