SEND Learning Support Assistant

Posted 21 April 2024
Salary £91 - £99 per day
LocationSouth Tyneside
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline S.E.N.D
Contact NameAlexandra Johnston

Job description

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant

Location: South Tyneside

Contract type: Long term

Start date: ASAP

Leader Education are recruiting a dedicated Learning Support Assistant to work within a South Tyneside based Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) school.

This school prides itself on having a positive and welcoming atmosphere, working alongside parents, carers, and multidisciplinary teams to meet the needs of its pupils effectively.

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 experience working with SEND or vulnerable groups.
  • Assist pupils in lessons and activities.
  • Be flexible and resilient, meeting the diverse needs of students.
  • 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.