JN -122020-311301 Part-time LSA in South Gloucestershire

South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
ME JN -122020-311301_1613033812
Date Posted:11 Feb 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

JN -122020-311301 Part-time LSA in South Gloucestershire

South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
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Tradewind is recruiting! We are currently looking recruit a SEN teaching assistant with experience of supporting Physical and complex disabilities to start working part-time (10:00-1400) hours in one of our special educational needs schools in South Gloucestershire. The role is due to start on 19th April 2021 and likely to continue until the end of academic year.

The role will involve supporting various classes that belong to one bubble and will involve supporting pupil's learning as well as developing their movement capability and providing personal care.

This role might be ideal for you if most of the below apply to you:

  • You have previous physical disabilities support/care experience in or outside education settings.
  • You can work the specified hours 10am-2pm Monday to Friday
  • You are happy to work in different classes dependent on the need of the school
  • You have Level 2 in Health and Social Care and/or Working towards Level 3 Health and Social Care.
  • You have previously supported or cared for young people with additional needs.
  • You have experience/Training in Special Educational Needs or Physical Disabilities.
  • You are available immediately to start after Easter and can work term-time.
  • You have certificates/training in Manual Handling, PECS, MAKATON, Epilepsy Training, Medication Administration, Safeguarding, Positive Behaviour Management.
  • You must be willing to provide personal care and hygiene.

Location: South Glos (But easily accessible from Bristol and Bath)

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

  • We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
  • We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
  • Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this position you will need to:

 Experience of working with people with disabilities#

  • Provide personal care to pupils
  • Wear a mask at all time within the school

 This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks

 Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained

 You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position or for more information about the role, contact Ross Churn on 01173017578/ ross.churn@twrecruitment.com.

You can also call us to chat about any other opportunities with us. Despite the current changes due to corona virus, we are still working our usual hours and can help.

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer

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We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.