Graduate Learning Support Assistant

PK Education
Birmingham, West Midlands
£8.30 - £11.60/hour
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
PK Education is recruiting Graduate Learning Support Assistants to provide one-to-one and group support in a number of Primary Schools in Birmingham. PK Education require candidates to be flexible with working hours. Assignments can be part time to full time, temporary or permanent; to work in either Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2, and in some cases the possibility of gaining permanent employment initially through temporary contracts.

The role as a Learning Support 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.

The ideal candidate should have the following:

* Or level 6 qualification: Childhood Studies degree (or equivalent course).
* Experience working as a Learning Support Assistants in EYFS, KS1 or KS2.
* Experience working with children with SEN (an advantage).
* Experience supporting pupils below national average.
* 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 and reward schemes 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.

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