SEN Learning Support Assistant

SEN Learning Support Assistant
  • £70 - £85 per day
  • Long-Term
  • Hillingdon, London, England UB8 3BF Hillingdon London South Holland UB8 3BF
Sector: Special Education
Date Added: 23 April 2021

Would you like to make a difference to young people with disabilities?

Are an experienced care worker looking to take your skills forward in a career with a better work:life balance?

If so, please get in touch!

An Outstanding special needs (SEN) school in Hillingdon for secondary students aged 11-19 with severe and profound learning difficulties is currently seeking learning support assistants to join their team ASAP.

These full time learning support roles will see you working both 1:1 with students with additional needs and within your class teams to enable these unique young people to reach their full potential. Due to the complex needs of the students, they find that candidates with a background in care often excel in their learning support roles, and are actively recruiting for people with this background.

Whether you're assisting in learning and comprehension, creating vibrant sensory resources or being their for your students when the going gets tough, you will be gaining invaluable experience while receiving expert guidance from the highly trained staff team: and if you love your work, the school provides routes into both teaching and higher level teaching assistant careers.

The ideal candidates will have the following attributes:

  • A reliable attitude and an ability to commit fully, 5 days per week;
  • Experience of working with within a care setting with young people and/or adults with complex needs;
  • Training in moving and handling and medication administration;
  • The energy and desire to learn on the job;
  • The ability to show both empathy and resilience in the face of challenging behaviour;
  • A genuine passion for inclusion and the drive to make a difference to the lives of people with additional needs.

If you're an experienced care worker with a talent for building positive relationships with young people, this is an incredible opportunity to advance your career while also benefitting from a switch from gruelling care shifts to weekday working, school hours and school holidays! To be considered, please apply with your CV today.

About Us

Career Teachers provide a high-quality, personalised service by working in partnership with schools and Education professionals all over London and surrounding counties.

We ensure the highest levels of compliance are met and maintained, allowing us to work with some of the best Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools in London and the Home Counties.

Benefits of working with us

  • Your personal online lounge where you can update your availability for work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Professional support from our expert team of consultants
  • Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
  • Free in person CPD courses.

If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this or similar roles, or for further information and to begin registration, please apply today, or visit our website

Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a new teaching or support role and we will thank you with Amazon Vouchers: £300 for every Teacher and £75 for every Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.

To find similar roles and register for more unrivalled teaching opportunities, apply now or visit Career Teachers.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
22/06/2021 12:49:08
GBP 70 85 day
Contact Consultant:
Helena Culliney

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