Excellent opportunity for a SEND Learning Support Assistant - Bath

TeacherActive Bristol
Bath, UK
16 Sep 2019
22 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic school in Bath is looking for a SEND specialist Learning Support Assistant to work with students with Moderate Learning Difficulties. The role is initially a temporary supply role with a permanent opportunity available for the right applicant.

You will be working under the guidance of the classroom teacher and SENCo helping children with their Individual Education Plans (IEPs).

You will need to be a kind, caring and patient individual with a positive attitude. Children with MLD experience great difficulty following the curriculum; with the help of the classroom teacher you will carefully plan and differentiate work and break it down into small manageable tasks. The ideal applicant will be a positive role model who is happy to use encouragement, praise and reward to gain self-esteem motivation.

You will build on the child's knowledge through clear instructions, showing how things are done and checking understanding at each stage.

To be successful in this role you will need to be/have:

NVQ Level 3 or equivalent with at least six months experience in UK Schools.
A child centred approach
Conscientious at all times
Experience with MLD or SEND
Consistent approach to challenging behaviour
In return we offer you:

Opportunity to join an excellent school and become part of a dedicated team
Competitive and tax effective pay.
Wonderful learning facilities
A rewarding role
For more information please call Charlotte on (phone number removed) or email your CV to

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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