Learning Support Assistant
SEN Primary Learning Support Assistant
SEN Learning Support Assistant - Southwark
Do you enjoy working with children? Do you have the resilience and patience to work and support students with SEN?
If yes, then this is definitely a role for you.
Working in a special needs school is a rewarding career in which you guide, support and comfort students who may find everyday tasks challenging.
We are looking for a teaching assistant to work in a Southwark, Primary school. You will be assisting pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD), severe learning difficulties (SLD), and Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC).
If you have previously worked as a nursery nurse or support worker and would like to use your skills in a specialist school then this will be ideal for you.
Your responsibilities will include:
*Assist students during class making sure they are on track.
*Liaise with class teacher to ensure a smooth running class.
*Enabling learners to access the curriculum.
*Support the pastoral needs of the learners.
*Assist with personal care.
*Be an active part in setting the learning environment.
*Supporting learners on a 1:1 base and part of a small group in a range of activities through out the day
*Using your interests to engage learners in learning.
The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:
*Be able to work with learners that have various learning difficulties.
*Have an understanding of the students' needs
*Willingness to learn and build relationships with learners.
*Be confident to support the lead in groups, in different educational subjects.
*The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
*Be flexible in their approach to education.
Should this role be of interest, please apply today!