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Learning Support Assistant

  • Location:

    Brent

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching , Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £65 - £90 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    SEND Desk

  • Contact email:

    Rob@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    SERNGMNE51926DJVFBN_1637770737

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-24

  • Startdate:

    04/01/2022

Learning Support Assistant

A unique Special Needs school with a community feel, in the borough of zone 2, Brent North West London is recruiting a number of new Learning Support Assistant staff. The successful Learning Support Assistant applicants will join a highly successful team and start as soon as possible. You will be responsible for assisting small ASD classes of 10 students from early years up to KS2. The school itself is filled with the best available resources to support creative multi-sensory teaching and learning. Starting immediately, the LSAs/ SEN TAs will be offered a long term full time roles until the end of the academic year. Experience using ABA techniques would be advantageous.

The school will invest heavily in your development and encourages career progression/professional development through regular CPD training. Permanent contracts will be offered to those who distinguish themselves this year - this is the way the school has recruited their TA staff for the last 4 years and the vast majority of those appointed in this way do get contracts

About the Brent Learning Support Assistant Role

  • LSA/SEN TA vacancies
  • Assisting ASD students in a number of classes from Early Years up to KS2
  • 6-8 pupils in a class with 3 x Teaching Assistants, 1x HLTA
  • Immediate start, full time position for the academic year
  • Weekly CPD courses available
  • Brent Local Authority
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and development
  • Daily rate up to £90

About this Brent SEN School

  • Newly refurbished Complex Needs School in Zone 2
  • Caters for children aged 4-19 years old
  • Rated "Good" by Ofsted
  • In partnership with local schools that regularly use the training facilities available
  • Outstanding leadership team who encourage in-house career progression
  • On site swimming pool and fully equipped gym
  • On site therapists, physical therapists and specialist trained support workers
  • Café and lounge area on site
  • Roof terrace and expansive grounds for play and environmental learning
  • Excellent transport links that are easily accessible on foot and school car park on-site

In order to be considered for this role, the Learning Support Assistant will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Have experience working with ASD (essential)
  • Have experience working with SEN (essential)
  • Hold either a minimum Level 2 or Level 3 qualification in either education or childcare (desirable)
  • Have proven experience working within nurseries or schools in a UK-based classroom
  • NQT, experienced UK and/or OS-trained teachers welcome to apply
  • Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)
  • Recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks
  • Able to commute to Brent

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.