Learning Support Assistant

Posted 01 July 2024
Salary £99 - £114 per day
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameAlexandra Johnston

Job description

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant

Location: Newcastle

Contract Type: Long Term

Leader Education are recruiting a Learning Support Assistant to work at a Newcastle based primary school.

Working with pupils from ages 3- 11, the ideal Learning Support Assistant will be enthusiastic and resilient, radiating positivity.

This school is a part of the SMART Multi Academy Trust - a trust with a passion for providing children in the community with the very best of opportunities. Staff within this school have successfully created an environment in which its pupils become well rounded and confident individuals.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30-16:30 and is a long-term position.

Leader Education are dedicated to ensuring that we find adaptable roles and schedules that work effectively for you.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a fully enhanced DBS on the update service or a willingness to obtain one.
  • Have a background working in education or relevant experience.
  • Assist pupils in lessons and activities.
  • Work effectively with parents, carers, and other members of multidisciplinary teams to provide the best support.
  • Be confident in working alongside students, ensuring they are fully supported within their learning and general classroom activities.
  • Possess communication skills that can be personalised to suit students of different abilities.

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.

If you are interested, please submit a comprehensive CV outlining your teaching experience and qualifications which are relevant to this role or call us on 03335775034.

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.