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Date Added: Fri 05/07/2024

Learning Support Assistant

East Grinstead, UK
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Company: ACADEMICS

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 per annum

Learning Support Assistant - East Grinstead - September 2024

Are you someone who possesses patience, empathy and resilience?

Would you love a role working with young people and making a real difference to their every day lives?

Perhaps you have aspirations of becoming a teacher or therapist?

This opportunity can open so many doors to a rewarding career! Apply today to find out more.

A mixed gender SEN school of 40 children is seeking a Learning Support Assistant. The 'Good' school for ages ranges from 7-19 provides specific and tailored support to children and young adults with a range learning difficulties and complex needs. These include children on the Autistic Spectrum as well as those with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties.

In the role you can benefit from:* An excellent rate of pay * Seeing amazing levels of progression and development * Great career development opportunities * On-site parking* Term-time contract * On-going career support from your dedicated consultant

Your daily responsibilities as a learning support assistant:

  • Completing administrative work alongside teachers and therapists
  • Supporting a child/children with their academics work
  • De-escalating situations if a child becomes agitated
  • Supporting children with eating and sometimes toileting
  • Working with teachers to establish the learning outcomes of lessons
  • Supervising children around the campus

Requirements of you:

  • A child & adult DBS (we can support your application if you do not currently have one)
  • You will not be subject to any measures which prevent you from working with children
  • Commitment to the position and a desire to work with children with Special Needs
  • Empathy and resilience
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