Part-time LSA

Watford, Hertfordshire
Date Posted:08 Oct 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65 - £85 per day
  1. Long-term

Part-time LSA

Watford, Hertfordshire
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Tradewind is supporting a very good 2 form Catholic School in Watford with their vacancy for a part-time (afternoons) Learning Support Assistant supporting a child in with Autism in Year 5.

The child will mostly be supported out of class on a 1:1 basis. You will be required to build a rapport with the child through trust and routine.

As a Learning Support Assistant you will be expected to have the following:

*ability to deliver group and individual activities
*ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team
*ability to contribute to the selection and preparation of resources
*skills in behaviour management
*ability to demonstrate good speaking and listening skills
*ability to effectively communicate with children and adults
*a willingness to extend personal skills
*a commitment to uphold the ethos of the school
*ability to provide a safe environment for pupils to play/socialize outside

The school is graded outstanding and has a strong standing a highly supportive team that encourage development from within. Based in Garston the school has very easy access to the M1 and M25 with a large school car park. Alternatively a 30 minute walk from the main train station and also directly opposite a bus stop with excellent bus links.

The role is to start ASAP on a fixed term basis for the rest of the term.

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
NVQ Level 3 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 assistant role in Watford please contact Cherie Kelly on 01727 236255 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.
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