Learning Support Assistant

Employer
Hays
Location
Sheffield, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
27 Oct 2020

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Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
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Learning Support Assistant needed - Sheffield - Start Nov 2020 - Part time, temporary

Your new company
This specialist provision provides education and support to young people in preparation for adult life

Your new role
Working alongside Teachers and other LSA's, you will provide support to SEN students within classes. These classes can be a mix of vocational, functional skills and employability. The school are looking to you to provide not only academic support but also pastoral support, and as well as liaising with other staff within school, you may be expected to liaise with parents and outside agencies. You will be working 3 days a week 09:00 - 16:00 from 2nd November ongoing.

What you'll need to succeed
You need to have experience working with young people with Special Educational Needs, ideally in a school/classroom setting. This experience needs to be within the last 40 days, and references will be required to show this experience. You need to be available to start work from the 2nd November and have a valid, enhanced DBS - or be willing to get one. Personally, you need to be a warm and empathetic person who is patient and understanding whilst realising that the students are here to learn.

What you'll get in return
  • Opportunity to work in a unique, alternative setting
  • Satisfaction in knowing you are helping a young person to become independent and ready for adult life
  • Free DBS - if you don't have one on the update service already
  • Dedicated Hays consultant who you can contact from 07:00 - 22:00, seven days a week


What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays also offers a 'Refer A Friend' scheme so if you know someone who would be interested in this role, please refer them to us and you be entitled to £250 of vouchers!

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