Learning Support Assistant
Learning Support Assistant
- Learning Support Assistant (LSA)
- Immediate start
- Working on a 1:1 or small group basis with SEN students
- Full time
- Contract until the end of school year, potential to become permanent for September 2021
Tradewind Recruitment are working with an outstanding school based in Bedford who are looking for an exceptional Learning Support Assistant to join their supportive team.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a school/care setting supporting a young person and have an understanding of educational needs of young people. You will also need to have a good level of literacy and numeracy (GCSE passes in English and Maths), a flexible approach to your work plus a resilient positive character.
You will be working on a 1:1 or small group basis running booster and intervention groups alongside the school's SENCO.
Located in Bedford with fantastic transport links and accessible parking, the school offers state of the art facilities and an inclusive and diverse pupil population from the surrounding towns and villages.
The Learning Support Assistant must:
** Have recent experience working as a TA/LSA or with young people.
** Have energy, commitment, and creativity
** Be considering a career within education
** Have the ability to engage with colleagues, children, and parents
** Have an upbeat and can do attitude
** Be available for the duration of the academic year until July 21
The school offers:
** Specific ongoing support and training
** Clear and guided routes into teaching
** Superb facilities and a professional and supportive working environment
If you would like to apply for this LSA position or discuss any of our positions, please email your CV to Dan Savage at Tradewind today at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01727 236255 for a confidential conversation about our available roles.
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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.
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