Learning Support Assistant

Posted 17 April 2024
Salary £91.50 - £114.35 per day
LocationTyne and Wear
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameMarnie Leigh

Job description

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant

Location: South Shields

Contract Type: Temporary

Leader Education are recruiting a creative, reliable, and dedicated individual to work as a Male 1:1 Teaching Assistant in a SEN school in the South Shields area. This role requires the candidate to work on a 1:1 basis alongside a child with complex needs. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding the range of different social, emotional, and mental health barriers which can frequently arise when working with children with complex needs.

Leader Education is searching for a dedicated individual who has experience working alongside children who have complex needs. Although prior experience in a similar role is admirable but not essential.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 4pm and is a long-term position.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptability and a commitment to meeting the diverse needs of students.
  • Proficiency in utilising technology for teaching and learning purposes.
  • Applicants will be required to obtain an enhanced DBS check.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply)
  • Free CPD including Team Teach
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period

Interested candidates are invited to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please email your CV or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.