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Learning Support Assistant

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  • Sector:

    SEN Support

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    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £13 - £15 per hour

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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    about 1 month ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Part Time

Job Vacancy: Part-Time Learning Support Assistant (Mornings Only)
Position: Part-Time Learning Support Assistant (Mornings Only)
Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Southfields, SW19, South West London
School Type: Primary School
Student Age Group: Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2)
Start Date: September 2024

About the Learning Support Assistant Role:

A primary school in Southfields is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Part-Time Learning Support Assistant to join their team. The role involves supporting children with special educational needs (SEN) across Key Stages 1 and 2, ensuring they receive tailored assistance to thrive academically and socially.

Learning Support Assistant Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide Individualised Support: Work closely with students with special educational needs, offering targeted support to help them achieve their learning goals.
  • Assist in Classrooms: Collaborate with class teachers to deliver personalised learning plans and facilitate inclusive educational activities.
  • Promote Student Well being: Support the emotional and social development of students, fostering a positive and inclusive school environment.
  • Monitor Progress: Track and document the progress of students, providing feedback to teachers and parents to inform ongoing support strategies.
  • Manage Behaviour: Implement effective behaviour management techniques to support a positive learning experience for all students.

Ideal Learning Support Assistant Candidate:

  • Qualifications: Relevant qualifications in education or special needs support (e.g., NVQ Level 2/3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning).
  • Experience: Previous experience working with children with special educational needs, particularly in a primary school setting.
  • Skills: Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • Attributes: Patient, compassionate, and adaptable, with a commitment to promoting inclusive education.

What We Offer:

  • Professional Development: Access to training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills.
  • Supportive Environment: Work within a friendly and collaborative school community.
  • Flexible Working Hours: Morning-only work schedule from 8:45 AM to 1:30 PM, allowing for a good work-life balance.
  • Rewarding Role: Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of students with special needs.

How to Apply:

To apply for this learning support assistant position, please submit your CV along with a cover letter outlining your experience and suitability for the role.

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.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%

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