Learning Support Assistant

Qualiteach Ltd
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Learning Support Assistant - Starting ASAP - Permanent role - Full time - Salary dependent on experience - Mainstream secondary school in the London borough of Croydon

***Learning Support Assistant starting ASAP
***Learning Support Assistant based in a secondary school
***Learning Support Assistant to support students with challenging behaviour
***Must be a confident and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant
***Outstanding Secondary School!
***Two Learning Support Assistant positions available

Do you have experience supporting children that present challenging behaviour?

Would you describe yourself as a learning support assistant that can build up strong rapport with students?

Are you a confident individual that is keen to gain experience in a mainstream secondary school, maybe with a long-term goal of being a teacher?

If you answered yes to the above then this learning support assistant role is for you!

The Role - Learning Support Assistant
For this learning support assistant role you must have previous experience supporting children with behavioural difficulties, this does not necessarily need to be in a classroom environment however would be preferred. The SENCO has specifically highlighted that she is looking to take on a very proactive, enthusiastic and resilient learning support assistant that will put their students first at every stage. You will be required to support students that present challenging behaviour and this may be on a 1:1 basis in the classroom or in small groups. Ideally, you will hold a degree however this is not essential, but you must have strong communication and interpersonal skills as well as atleast a C at GCSE in Maths and English.

The School - Mainstream Secondary School
This secondary school is found in the outer London borough of Croydon and is rated 'OUTSTANDING' by Ofsted. They have a well-structured SLT who work from ground level upwards to ensure they are able to help teachers of all levels. They have roughly 1600 pupils on roll and are looking at a potential expansion in the coming years. For this learning support assistant role you will be based in the SEN department that is led by an experienced SENCO who is part of the SLT. The SEN department was specifically highlighted in their Ofsted as playing a big part in the smooth running of the school.

Apply for this learning support assistant role now as interviews are being held next week or call Georgia at Qualiteach now for more info!!

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