Special Needs Learning Support Assistant - Mansfield

12 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you hold a Level 3 NVQ certificate in Children's Learning and Development or equivalent? Do you work well independently and as part of a team? Do you have a passion for supporting children with special needs? A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a SEND learning support assistant in an outstanding Special Needs school in Mansfield. The school is for students of various abilities, including autism, communication difficulites and challenging behaviour. The post requires a talented TA who is flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with educational needs. You will be required to work across key stages 1-5 so must be flexible to work with children of all ages. All applicants must be NVQ Level 3 qualified and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with children with special educational needs and disabilities, either within a mainstream or specialist education setting. You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher. The role will include: * Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation * 1-1 work with students who require additional support * Group activities such as art & crafts, exercise and music * Assisting with enabling activities As an SEN learning support assistant through TeacherActive you will receive: * Competitive rates of pay * Support from a dedicated team of consultants * An excellent referral scheme * Access to a range of unique positions in our schools. If you are interested in a role as an SEN learning support assistant, please contact Katie on (Apply online only) or email your CV to All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services