Learning Support Assistant

Job Ref: LSA160120
Sector: Primary Education
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 16 January 2020
  • Southwark, London, England SE21 7AL Southwark London South Holland SE21 7AL
  • £70 - £80 per day
  • Tim Feltham
  • 020 7105 3499
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One to One Teaching Assistant (TA) / Learning Support Assistant (LSA) - South East London

- £70 - 80 daily rate

- Immediate start

Do you have previous experience working with young children?

Are you a recent university graduate or qualified in a childcare CACHE diploma?

Would you like to gain some school based experience before deciding to teach?

Here at Career Teachers, Anna is recruiting for a number of brilliant primary schools in SE London who are looking for one to one teaching assistants to join their team of support staff. Our schools provide quality education for children within the school's local area, providing the foundations for pupils' development further up the school. TAs are vital to the overall learning and development of pupils at the school, tailoring their approach to optimise learning opportunities, especially for children with additional needs. For those keen in a career in teaching, our schools are offering you the perfect opportunity to develop your skills and experience in the classroom before taking the leap into teaching.

The Schools - South East London

They provide expert learning opportunities to children in the local area, supporting pupils to be well rounded, enjoying learning, making friendships and having a range of opportunities that might otherwise not be available to them. Our school works effectively with all members of their community, parents and staff, to provide a safe and nurturing environment, de-escalating challenging behaviour and promoting positive relationships.

About the Role - Primary LSA

As a one to one Teaching Assistant or LSA you will be supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEND), cultivating a love of learning and building functional skills, on a long term supply basis, with competitive salary per day, starting from £70, reflecting your own work experience and workload. Pupils will have additional needs, for example Autism (ASD), where you will need to adapt resources and the learning for them to be able to engage at their level.

Person Specification - Primary TA

The successful learning support assistant (LSA) will:

  • Be enthusiastic with a willingness to get involved and be active in the classroom
  • Be happy to work with students on a 1:1 and full class basis
  • Have a nurturing personality and ability to develop relationships quickly
  • Be interested in supporting intervention sessions for SATS
  • Be proactive and happy to take on additional responsibility throughout the year
  • Must have completed a bachelor degree
  • Must have the right to work and live in the UK

We require references and an up to date DBS with update service. If you do not have one you will need to apply for a brand new DBS certificate.

We are not looking for the finished article and are able to offer a lot of support and CPD training to help develop your skills and qualifications.

If this sounds like you, and you exemplify these qualities then we'd love to hear from you; either you can apply here or contact us directly on 020 7105 3499

At Career Teachers we offer all graduates:

- 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 www.careerteachers.co.uk

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.

Career Teachers follows Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask us for further details.

In addition to working within the school Career Teachers are also able to offer a lot support and CPD training to help develop your skills and qualifications. It would be an advantage to have any experience working with young people or children. If you are thinking about taking the first steps of your career in teaching please call Anna on 0207 105 3499 or email your CV to excelrasanen@careerteachers.co.uk

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.

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.

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