Learning Support Assistant

GSL Education
London (Greater)
08 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Support Assistant - Primary

Start Date: ASAP

Contract: Temporary

Salary: Main pay Scale/65-75

Location: Bromley, South East London

Are you a learning support assistant looking for a new role?

Do you have experience in Autism, Team Teach, Makaton and PECs?

GSL Education are currently looking for a passionate and experienced Learning Support Assistant ideally to work in a thriving school in Bromley.

The school is looking for a dedicated Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work with a child with ASD and Speech and Language difficulties on a temporary basis. It would be for between 6 and 6.5 hours daily. The school is based in Beckenham, Kent.

Our client is continually seeking ambitious people who look at the world in a slightly different way. Our client is a community-based school, with a family atmosphere. It is a school where every child is known as an individual and where our Governing Body, PTA and hugely supportive parent body play a central role in helping us to achieve what we want for our children; an outstanding education.


* Ensure the safety of the children in her/his care.

* Be aware and consider the safety implications to children, parents, other staff and themselves.

* Help plan, organize and successfully carry out activities following a theme or within a structure which relates to the Early Years Foundation Stage or National Curriculum at Key Stage 1.

* Contribute to short term, long term and medium-term planning, including IEP meetings.

* Ensure that all children’s work is displayed in an attractive and presentable manner, that displays have an educational purpose and are changed at regular intervals.

* Arrive at the school allowing sufficient time to make any necessary preparations before the arrival of the children.

* Be aware of the importance of each individual child’s background and varied cultural patterns and to be able to work with children, staff and parents in accordance with the school’s Equal Opportunities Policy.

* Have a pleasant personality which will assist with the development of the relationships between parents, children and other members of staff. Be available to attend school functions, such as the annual concert, art exhibition and school picnic, out of normal school time

* Take a share in the break and lunch supervising duties.

* Be flexible, patient, creative and energetic. A sense of humour is vital!

GSL Education offers:

* Excellent rates of pay.

* Direct links to local schools.

* Dedicated Consultants who will cater for your employment needs.

* Commitment to quality and safeguarding.

* 24/7 support for interview and lesson observation preparation.

GSL Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All candidates will be subject to strict recruitment and vetting processes and required to have an enhanced DBS check (unless you already have a valid DBS registered on the update service).

If you are passionate about quality teaching and interested in experiencing the flexibility of the supply world, please send your updated CV to our Senior Consultant, Hinal Patel, as soon as possible

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