Learning Support Assistant

Kensington and Chelsea, London
Date Posted:18 Sep 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Kensington and Chelsea, London
Tradewind's Primary Team are partnering up with a school in Kensington and Chelsea to help them find a 1:1 SEN Learning Support Assistant to start in October and be committed until at least January 2021.

About the role:

*1:1 Learning Support Assistant
*Potential to float within KS1 and KS2
*Applications and registrations to commence asap
*The successful applicant will have had previous experience working with pupils of low ability
*Experience working with ASC, ADHD, Downs Syndrome, and Challenging students with behaviour difficulties is also essential
*The successful applicants will be motivated, hardworking and be passionate about working with children who have SEN
*Ability and confidence to work 1:1 with students as well plan and deliver interventions
*To be successful you must understand the British Primary Curriculum and be open to learning new methods
*Monday - Friday 8:30am-4pm
*Long-Term Contract, October- January with the potential of extending

Ideally the school is looking for an outstanding candidate who has worked with children who have ASC, ADHD, Downs Syndrome, EAL, and Behaviour difficulties.
The successful candidate will be floating between classes in Ks1 and Ks2 and work with a variety of students who are needing the extra support in and outside of the classroom.

The ideal candidate will be confident in intervention planning and delivering, as well with working on a 1:1 basis with the students.

This is a great opportunity to gain more experience and learn new skills and methods throughout numerous classes in the school. The successful candidate will be trained and have support from the SLT and SENDco. Each week you will have the opportunity to sit down with the SENDco and go over strategies and ways to improve each students progress for the year.

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

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this SEN Teaching Assistant role in Central London 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.

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.