Learning Support Assistant

Redbridge, London
Date Posted:05 Nov 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Redbridge, London
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Would you be interested in supporting students in a Nursery where you will play a crucial role in their early development, whilst working alongside friendly and committed staff?

The Primary Support Team at Tradewind Recruitment are working with an Ofsted rated 'Good' Primary School in Redbridge who are currently looking for a passionate Learning Support Assistant to join them on a long-term basis from November 2019.

The school is located ten minutes away from Goodmayes Station and onsite they have a wide range of facilities which the students can enjoy. Classrooms within this two-form entry school are spacious and there are two large playgrounds, a field and a garden, which students can learn and play in. For staff, there is a large staffroom and a car park on site which teachers and support staff can access free of charge.

This Primary School is looking for a nurturing and committed learning support assistant who can work five days a week from 8.30am-4.00pm and is able to continue a role until possibly the end of the year. The successful candidate must have previous experience working in a nursery and experience working with students who have special educational needs.

There are two children in the nursery in a morning and two children in the afternoon. The needs of the students vary but there are non-verbal students and children with autism. Two of the students are not yet toilet trained, so the successful candidate must be comfortable changing nappies and providing personal care to the children. There will be other staff supporting working with the four children, but this is a 1:1 role.

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 school is looking for a Learning Support Assistant who has:
*Experience in EYFS supporting children
*Experience working with autism and non-verbal students
*Experience working with cerebral palsy and challenging behaviour is highly desirable
*Legal right to work in the UK
*Enhanced DBS Check and an Overseas Police Check (if necessary)

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this long term Learning Support Assistant position in Redbridge. Or, for more information about the role, contact Holly Martin on 0207 845 5450 / holly.martin@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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