Learning Support Assistant, Perm, Great Yarmouth, up to £20,500 DOE

R13 Recruitment
Great Yarmouth
11 Jul 2018
15 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
R13 recruitment are working in affiliation with an Ofsted Outstanding
graded, incredibly successful training provider to recruit for a
Learning Support Assistant at their Great Yarmouth Centre. Supporting
young people with a variety of educational needs, you will be
responsible for delivering high quality advise, support and training;
tailoring your approach dependent on each and every individual. You
will be passionate about supporting young people who may be disabled,
disadvantaged or dis-engaged with mainstream education to help them
improve their employment prospects through the engagement of
recognised vocational and key skills qualifications & training.

Duties to include:

* Supporting learners with academic and personal difficulties as

* Working one to one or with small groups of individuals with
additional learning support needs.

* Ensuring learners access learning opportunities in a workshop /
classroom environment.

* Planning personalised learning plans to meet learner needs,
including preparing resources.

* Supporting tutors with lesson planning and delivery.

* Reviewing learner’s development to assure continued development
and progress.

* Ensuring learners are supervised, dealing with misbehaviour and
issues when appropriate.

* Liaising with learner’s parents and/or carers on a regular basis.

* Updating learner records to ensure they are accurate and follow
compliance requirements.

* Attending annual review meetings, parents’ meetings and staff
meetings when necessary.

* Covering for absent members of staff when required.

* Contribution for internal team meetings, providing expertise on
learner wellbeing.

You will have/be:

* A passion and desire to help support young people to improve their

* Experience of supporting disadvantaged / disabled young people.

* Ability to adapt and tailor your approach to meet a variety of

* In receipt of willingness to achieve Level 2 Functional Skills in
English & Maths (or GCSE A-C)

* A desire to undertake additional relevant qualifications (IAG /
PTLLS / Teaching)

* Able to handle challenging behaviour and stressful situations
calmly, patiently and reassuringly.

* The ability to encourage, support and motivate learners.

* Organisational skills coupled with the ability to prioritise

* Capability to work to tight deadlines in a pressured environment.

* Strong team working skills.

**You will be required to undertake an enhanced CRB check for this

This is a full time permanent role. Offered salary of up to £20,500
DOE. Benefits include: 25 days holiday + bank holidays, contributory
pension scheme, Employee assistance and benefits schemes, 35p mileage
rate, supported professional development to gain recognised
qualifications, career development prspects.

How to apply:

To hear more details about this fantastic opportunity please email
your CV to Jess Harber – Senior Resource Specialist at rthirteen

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