Male 1:1 Learning Support Assistant

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £99 - £114 per day
LocationSouth Tyneside
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameAlexandra Johnston

Job description

Job Title: Male 1:1 Learning Support Assistant

Location: South Tyneside

Contract Type: Long term

Leader Education are recruiting a Male Learning Support Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a pupil within an alternative provision.

Pupils within this school are unable to access mainstream education due to their varying behavioural needs, therefore, Leader Education are seeking a candidate who works effectively with Social, Emotional, Mental Health (SEMH) and behavioural needs.

Working 1:1 with a pupil requires a Male Learning Support Assistant who is consistent, positive, and dedicated to providing the best educational outcomes.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30 until 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 system or a willingness to obtain one.
  • Have experience working on a 1:1 basis, communicating effectively and encouraging independent learning.
  • Have experience working with individuals with more challenging behaviour.
  • Establish a supportive and consistent relationship, promoting a positive learning experience.
  • Develop a knowledge and understanding of the academic, emotional, and behavioural needs of the child and respond to these effectively.
  • Be flexible and resilient.
  • Possess good classroom skills.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • 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 and 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.