Learning Support Assistant

MEBJN -092018-164878_1603434755
Date Posted:23 Oct 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

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*Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for an enthusiastic and innovative LSA with Thrive training, to join a successful SEN school in North West Bristol, to start as soon as possible. This is a full time, long term role.

We are recruiting on behalf of a SEND school, which caters for students from Early Years to KS2. The school is ambitious educational provider and is delivering promising outcomes for students in the local area. The leadership team continuously maintains the good quality of education in the school and is believed to be working towards an "outstanding" standard.

This SEN school is looking for a Special Educational Needs LSA who can support young people with very complex needs. The ideal candidate will support young people with low-functioning Autism and other complex needs with ease as well as manage behaviour effectively. You must be a Special needs LSA with Thrive approach training, who will want to attain the highest standards in enabling learning and emotional development throughout your role. You will need to be a collaborative and driven individual who will support the teacher through inventive approaches to child development.

The role itself will involve supporting students in Primary phases diagnosed with ASC, ADHD, Asperger's and BESD. Ideal candidates will have strong behaviour management and will ensure to nurture and develop pupils' learning capacities, enabling them to enjoy a good quality of life through healthy living and positive relationships with self, peers, adults and their community.

The school is based in Bristol, with good public transport links and ample parking available.

As an LSA at this school, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers, support staff and other Education professionals who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus emphasize
*Sensory and physical preferences/need
*Understanding, thinking, applying and generalising
*Social, emotional and personal development and independence
By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

*Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
*More training and development 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
*A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
*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
*A straightforward 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 SEN LSA, you will need to:
*Hold a Thrive approach training certificate
*Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
*Have a CV covering at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Bristol office on 01173017578, or ross.churn@twrecruitment.com
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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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