Learning Support Assistant

Location Camden
Salary £70 - £85 per day

Learning Support Assistant -

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

*** Start ASAP *** £70-85 per day *** Long Term to contract *** Work in small groups and on a 1:1 basis

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. This could include working with individual pupils and small groups of children within units attached to a mainstream school.

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.

The School

Based in the heart of North London and easily accessible by London underground.

Fantastic and over-subscribed Secondary School who in 2012 moved into their fantastic new building that has been specifically designed to meet the demands of the 21st Century and which offers staff and students access to the best educational facilities in London.

If you are interested in this post then please forward your CV now!