Learning Support Assistant

Location Croydon
Salary £70 - £80 per day
Discipline Education
Learning Support Assistant -

*** Learning Support Assistant at a 'Secondary Mainstream School'

*** Start September 2020 *** £70-80 per day *** Long Term contract *** Work in small groups and on a 1:1 basis

Day Webster Education are working with a school who are looking to recruit  a high number of Learning Support Assistants who are creative and energetic, and who are eager to learn from the experienced teachers at the school. Successful applicants will have a genuine passion for Education and the communication skills to convey this enthusiasm. You would also be expected to show self-initiative, take on and follow direction and work well within a team. Learning Support Assistant position involves working alongside the Class Teacher, and working with individual students and in small support groups assisting students with work and aiding the teacher in delivering fun and effective classes. You will be supporting students from KS3 to KS5, being involved in key decisions made by the Teachers. A high number of students that you will be supporting will have a statement/learning difficulties, including ASD, ADHD, ADHD, EBD, Dyscalculia and Dyslexia. The ideal candidate will have strong literacy numeracy and excellent communication skills, and be patient and positive role model for the children.

You will be directed to support students with special educational needs either within in the classroom as directed by an SEN teacher in order to help pupils succeed with their learning. 

Within the SEN Department every student is treated as an individual with individual needs. As a result, each student benefits from an individual learning programme and pastoral care that suits them.

You will join a very exciting and vibrant place to work. Many students have English as an Additional Language and often live in very challenging circumstances.

If you are interested in this post then please send Day Webster a copy of your CV.