Learning Support Assistant

Hammersmith and Fulham, London
Date Posted:12 Sep 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Hammersmith and Fulham, London
Tradewind's Primary Team are partnered with a school in Hammersmith and Fulham to help them find
a committed and experienced Year 5 1:1 Learning Support Assistant.
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;

The school is wanting to bring on a confident Year 5 LSA to join their wonderful support and teacher staff as soon as possible for the duration of the academic year.

You will be required to work with a lovely Year 5 student who has Downs Syndrome. She is enthusiastic, friendly and is needing someone to stay by her side and encourage her in the classroom to reach her full potential.

Role Specifics:

*Starting ASAP
*Working as a Year 5 LSA with a student with Downs Syndrome
*'Outstanding' School in Hammersmith and Fulham
*Supportive SLT
*Lunch time duty is required
*Experience as a LSA or 1:1, SEN experience is required
*Confidence working 1:1 and in group interventions
*Knowledge Downs Syndrome
*Commitment 5 days a week until July 2021
*Be positive and have a friendly attitude

We are "committed to educating our pupils, so that they become active, informed, creative and intelligent learners. We want them to have full awareness of their own intelligence and those of others they need to interact with. They should know how they can influence and shape their own lives and those of others. Being empowered by this knowledge, learners should develop a sense of well-being and an eagerness to support and sustain the well-being of their community and the wider community."

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 Yr 5 LSA 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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