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Learning Support Assistant

  • Location:

    Merton

  • Sector:

    Secondary Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £70 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Rahul Bahal

  • Contact email:

    rahul@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    GFERHGHTHTR_1664381205

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-28

  • Start date:

    03/10/2022

Learning Support Assistant

  • Immediate start
  • 'Outstanding' school
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • State of the art facilities and very supportive team
  • Amazing opportunity for a Graduate or experienced Learning Support Assistant

Adaptable Learning Support Assistant needed urgently at an amazing school in South London.

This will be a full time Learning Support Assistant post, Monday to Friday.

Working hours for this Learning Support Assistant role are 8am to 4pm.

If you secure the job, you will expected to meet all standard Learning Support Assistant responsibilities, as well as uphold the ethos of the school.

You will need to be able to support pupils across all key stages as a Learning Support Assistant.

General responsibilities will include but not be limited to; assisting lower attainting pupils in class, working 1:1 with specific SEN pupils and carrying out brief refresher sessions for particular groups of children.

The rates of pay for this Learning Support Assistant position will be between £70 to £100 a day, depending on the qualifications and experiences of each candidate.

The School

An 'Outstanding' Secondary school and sixth form in South London, located near a Site of Nature Conservation Interest (SNCI).

It is a mixed, 11 - 18, non-selective school with a wide demographic of pupils and staff.

The team has a positive reputation for being very friendly, inclusive and supportive.

In terms of career progression for staff, the school is second to none, offering opportunities that allow each member of the team to reach their maximum potential. All staff have the opportunity to pursue CPD and actively progress in their careers.

90% of students stay in education or employment after Key Stage 4.

The school combines the values of strong discipline, good manners, respect and pride in appearance.

Ofsted reports have previously complimented the highly skilled teachers who understand pupils needs and tailor their approach to effectively supporting them.

Ofsted - "There is tremendously positive culture of learning and a very strong sense of community."

As a result, pupil attainment is higher than the national average.

School Pupil - "To be a student at the school is like winning the jackpot. It is very hard to get into this calibre of school."

When it comes the National Curriculum, the schools offers a broad and balanced curriculum.

The school endeavours to get all pupils to achieve the English Baccalaureate. This must include core subjects, as well as MFL and Geography or History.

EBacc includes subjects that are considered key when it comes to studying degrees that open up options to lucrative opportunities.

Requirements

Applications are welcome if you are a recent graduate/newly qualified Learning Support Assistant or experienced Learning Support Assistant.

You are also welcome to apply if you are at any stage in your career, including if you are a British trained Learning Support Assistant or overseas trained Learning Support Assistant.

All applicants must have the following in order to be considered for this position as a Learning Support Assistant:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • Clear and up to date Enhanced DBS
  • UK Bachelor's Degree or overseas equivalent
  • Experience of supporting/working with children from the ages of 11 to 18

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity in education and training as a Learning Support Assistant, then please apply via the link below and send your CV to Rahul at REESON Education as soon as possible.

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.

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