Learning Support Assistant

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CKLSA100819_1560870008
Date Posted:18 Jun 2019
£65 - £85 per day

Learning Support Assistant

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Are you seeking a new Education Support position for September?

Do you want to work in an outstanding school with a state of the art rebuild?

Tradewind exclusively support an outstanding 2 form entry school in the beautiful St. Albans with their recruitment needs. As a highly sought after school in the area, the school rarely struggle to recruit however they have an exciting opportunity for a Learning Support Assistant to work 1:1 in Year 5. You will be supporting a child with ADHD and Oppositional Defiance Disorder, which leads to challenging behaviour- he is in need of a calm, authoritative presence to get him on track.

For this role, the school are seeking an experienced professional who:
-Has experience in managing challenging behaviour and behaviour-related SEN
-Has training in a relevant behaviour management programme, such as Team Teach, MAPA or ABA
-Is proactive, flexible and able to respond appropriately to developing situations


Following an extensive building project, the school now has a beautiful state-of-the-art Foundation Stage unit, which combines nursery and reception. Key Stages 1 and 2 include twelve light and spacious classrooms with excellent facilities, space for learning outdoors and outstanding ICT resources. The classrooms are complemented by landscaped playgrounds at the heart of the school, which encourage social play and the opportunity to use a variety of different environments. In redesigning the school they have sought to value the natural environment and to include every possible opportunity to learn from the world outside.

This opportunity is to start in September, working 6 hours per day, but the school may be able to accommodate an earlier start if desired.




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


The essentials
*QTS
*BA Education or equivalent
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK


Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Learning Support role in Hertfordshire 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 teaching 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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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