LSA with Personal Care experience needed urgently in North Somerset

Recruiter
TeacherActive Bristol
Location
Somerset, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1242756363
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A large SEND School in North Somerset is looking for a nurturing Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant for a long term (yet flexible) post starting as soon as possible.The post is likely to extend if the LSA is the right fit for the ethos of the school.

The school is for students of various abilities, ranging from Moderate Learning Difficulties to complex and profound needs / PMLD. The school require a talented Teaching Assistant who is flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with Special Educational Needs to join their team of dedicated staff. The right LSA will also have a calm and nurturing nature, and adapt their supporting style to the needs of the individual.

All applicants must be flexible in regards to the age range they support. This school caters for children from 3year to 19years so the person placed in this role could be asked to support across different ages across the week.

Due to the nature of the children attending the school, the role will require personal care. Prior experience of feeding, changing and activities such as hydrotherapy is highly desirable.

You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.

The ideal candidate for this teaching post will have / be:

* At least 6 months experience of working with children with SEND.

* Excellent and proven classroom management skills.

* A genuine passion for supporting students with additional needs.

As a member of the TeacherActive supply team you can expect to enjoy the following benefits:

* Market leading daily rates of pay.

* A no hassle payment scheme

* Enhanced DBS Disclosure, which is refundable after 10 days of work.

* An unrivalled service from a dedicated team of consultants with years of experience and knowledge of education recruitment.

* An amazing referral scheme, with the opportunity to receive a gift once your referral candidate has worked 10 days.

To register your interest please call Charlotte for an informal chat on (phone number removed) or email an up to date CV to (url removed)

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

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