Learning Support Assistant

Haringey, London
Date Posted:10 Apr 2019

Learning Support Assistant

Haringey, London
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We are currently working with a forward-thinking primary school in Tottenham, Haringey who are recruiting for a full time learning support assistant for the academic year 2019/20. The role is to start in April/May 2019 and will be continuing until July 2020.

The school pride themselves on their high aspirations or all children and they focus heavily on building children's confidence and belief in themselves, helping them to make good friends and to develop a wide range of interests and skills, as well as inspiring them to achieve academic excellence.

They are keen to appoint a learning support assistant who has good experience supporting children with special educational needs in a primary school setting. The headteacher is keen to appoint staff who can really add value to the school team so if you have any sporting or creative skills that are relevant for primary school children we would love to hear from you!

The role is to support a small group of children within KS2 (years 3, 4 5 or 6) who have special educational needs including speech and language difficulties, Autism, Global delay and social emotional and mental health difficulties.

You must be someone who demonstrates a positive, firm and confident approach. The role will require you to support children within class and work with the small groups of no more than 6 children, providing targeted interventions in Literacy, Maths and social communication.

The role is to begin in April/May 2019 and will continue for the full academic year until July 2012

This role would suit someone who has some experience as a learning support assistant and wishes to progress their career although they would also consider an enthusiastic graduate who is keen to gain experience within Special educational needs education.

The roles will involve:

*Work pupils who have special needs in KS2
*group intervention support for children
*Full time roles, 5 day per week
*Hours 8.30am - 4pm

To be considered for the Learning Support Assistant - Haringey role you must;

*Have at least 6 months teaching assistant experience
*Experience supporting children who have special needs
*Be a team player - this role requires someone who works well with teachers, pupils and parents
*Demonstrate commitment, resilience, success in your previous work experience
*Ideally you will be local to Waltham Forest

The location

The school benefits

*Friendly and welcoming staff
*In house school CPD training
*£70- £80 per day

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 up to *£100
*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 join us and be successful in this learning support assistant - Waltham Forest

role you will need to:

*Have experience supporting children who have special needs
*Have experience working in a primary school
*Be a team player - this role requires someone who works well with teachers, pupils and parents
*Demonstrate commitment, resilience, success in your previous work experience
*Ideally you will be local to Haringey
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position learning support assistant - Haringey apply quoting reference 206194

Or for more information about the role, contact Maddy Watson on 0207 845 5450 maddy.watson@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, 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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