Learning Support Assistant

Brent, London
Date Posted:06 Dec 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Brent, London
This position will be a full time role commencing January 2021 and last for the full academic year. This position is paying £70-£85 per day dependent on experience.

The school believe that happy children are successful children therefore emotional wellbeing and mental health is at the heart of their aspirations. The school take pride in developing high standards of teaching and learning and challenge all children to strive for academic, sporting, creative and personal accomplishments. The school has a very good reputation locally and has an established leadership team and Headteacher, who are determined to bring out the best in everyone. Pupils come from a range of backgrounds and parents are very supportive.

The school is seeking a Learning Support Assistant who possesses:
*Recent experience supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs
*A sound knowledge and understanding of the UK Curriculum
*Effective strategies to include and meet the needs of all pupils
*A flexible approach to work, with good team skills, excellent spoken and written English and the ability to work as part of a team.

The core duties of this Learning Support Assistant role are:
*Provide specialised 1:1 and group support to pupils of a lower learning ability
*Manage pupil progress socially and academically whilst tracking the progress of individual pupils within the class, using individual learning journals
*Work in partnership with the class teacher to make tasks and activities fun and engaging

Location: The school is located in Brent with parking available for staff who wish to drive.

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
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and a fantastic referral fee.
*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 be considered for this position the school are looking for a Learning Support Assistant who has previous experience working in a school setting.
The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks.
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Learning Support Assistant role in Harrow JN -102020-304536. Alternatively, more information please contact Charlotte or Mohammed at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ charlotte.bright@twrecruitment.com / mohammed.ahmed@twrecruitment.com

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, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available 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. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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