Learning Support Assistant-SEMH

Posted 09 May 2024
Salary £90 - £100 per day
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameRachel Wilkinson

Job description

Leader Education are recruiting Learning Support Assistants to work at specialist Schools based in Leeds. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children need additional support due to having behavioural needs, as well as experience in working with children ages 5 to 16 years old. The schools caters for young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties in Key Stage 1 to 4. The school aims to assist the children with extra support.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 4pm

The successful candidate will have:

  • A passion for working with children with additional needs
  • Experience of working with children and young adults with challenging behaviour previously.
  • Provide calming and nurturing support for some of the most vulnerable students with EHCP's.
  • A passion for the progress of children with SEMH needs
  • An ability to work as part of a team
  • Managing behaviours

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 apply with 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.