Learning Support Assistant

London (Greater)
12 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are on the lookout for inspiring and motivating Learning Support Assistants to accelerate learning and get students enthused about being at school!

A secondary school in Ealing are hoping to ignite a passion for learning back into their Year 7 and Year 8 students who are currently struggling with their core subjects. They are looking to appoint ASAP with the view of ‘temp to perm’ contracts being issues in September for the successful applicants.

This prestigious setting, who are graded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, are set in impressive grounds with vast sports fields and multiple departments, each in their own building blocks, that extremely well equipped with the relevant technologies to push and promote each induvial who attends or works there!

The ideal person will have;
• A passion for Maths, English and Science
• Be confident working 121 with disengaged and shy learners
• Be prepared with appropriate strategies to manage frustrations that arise through learning

The role will involve;
• Set up and preparation for a clutter free and focused learning environment
• Working with KS3 student who are still learning at KS2 level
• Liaising with class teachers, and possibly parents, to ensure goals and targets are set for the individuals involved
• Assessing and giving feedback on individual’s progress over the coming weeks in the run up to mock exams

This beautiful, stone built setting is easily accessible via train and tubes and boasts a large car park for drivers.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

• We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
• We care about your training and development more than any other agency – which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor
• Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
• Full interview preparation and assistance – so you’re fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
• Help with lesson planning - our support doesn’t stop once we’ve secured you a placement
• Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
• Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Learning Support Assistant role you will need to:

• Have had experience working with children in an education based setting
• This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
• You must have the legal right to work in the UK

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, then be proactive and contact Sasha Green now on (Apply online only) option 3 or email

Should I not be available to speak with, then another member of the SEN Team will be able to help. I look forward to working with you.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer – stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer

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