Learning Support Assistant

Harpenden, Hertfordshire
CKLSA240419_1556265616
Date Posted:26 Apr 2019
  1. HLTA
£15500 - £18000 per annum
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Tradewind are currently working with an outstanding inclusive school in Harpenden seeking an LSA to work on a 1:1 basis with a child in Reception who will be transitioning into a Year 1 class.

The boy in question hasn't been officially been statemented yet but demonstrates ASD-like attributes as well as speech & language difficulties.

He has a Nursery Nurse that has been supporting him full time but they now require someone more experienced to assist with his transition to KS1. His timetable is 98% out of the classroom with a personalised curriculum.

The head would ideally like someone part-time who can then progress into a full-time role. She is seeking someone patient & understanding whilst managing expectations.

The school itself is an outstanding 1-2 form entry school that encourages inclusivity. Resource wise…

*Two libraries, with fiction and non-fiction books for children of all ages
*Two playgrounds and a large sports field, as well as a wide variety of indoor PE equipment
*Musical equipment, including a full set of steel pans and our own practice room, for use by all pupils
*An environmental studies area with a pond
*A large school hall, with dining room and kitchen
*A computer network, with all computers linked to the internet
*Each class has its own room and resources for all its learning needs

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this LSA vacancy in Harpenden or please contact Cherie Kelly on 01727 236255 cherie.kelly@twrecruitment.com. We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your career.

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