Learning Support Assistant

Hammersmith and Fulham, London
Date Posted:03 Apr 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Hammersmith and Fulham, London
Year 1 LSA JN -03602-208419
Pay Rates: £75

Are you looking to work within a friendly and exciting Year 1 class this coming September? Are you confident working alongside students on a 1:1 basis who have ASC?

Tradewind are partnered up with a school in Hammersmith to support them in finding a confident and supportive 1:1 Teaching Assistant for a Year 1 student. If you are interested in the role or want to learn more, please contact Kaitlin or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ kaitlin.little@twrecruitment.com / Harriet.Gmur-Pierre@twrecruitment.com;

Whether you have worked in a classroom or not, the school is wanting someone who I happy to learn while they work, bring new ideas to the table and really want to make that difference in student's lives. The school has worked with us for many years and by working with them you will be treated like any other member of staff, with kindness, and a welcoming atmosphere.

You will be expected to support the student with everyday work, including phonics, English and Maths.
You will assist them with their reading targets and staying on track and focused in the classroom. The student does have ASC, so patience is key.

Role Specifics:

*Commencing in September 2020
*Located minutes away from Barons Court
*1:1 with a Year 1 boy with ASC
*Experience with SEN students is desired
*A calm, caring, and gentle approach will be essential when working with the boy
*Commitment 5 days a week- this is a full-time role
*Able to commit for the entire Academic School Year
*Open to assisting with observations, and assessments
*Be personable, friendly, eager to learn and dive right in
*Confident in asking questions, and learning what techniques work best
*Happy to get to know the parents, and give feedback each day

The school is easily accessible by car and public transportation.
They will be looking to have interviews and trials by June or July 2020, for a September start. You must be registered with Tradewind and have your DBS on the update service.

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 a brilliant bonus!
*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

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 the opportunity to work as a 1:1 Teaching Assistant or alternatively, please contact Kaitlin or Harriett at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450/ Kaitlin.little@twrecruitment.com / Harriet.Gmur-Pierre@twrecruitment.com;

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your 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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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