SEND Learning Support Assistant Needed in Stoke-on-Trent Immediately!A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Learning Support Assistant in a fantastic Special Needs school in Stoke-on-Trent. The school is for students of various abilities, ranging from moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. The post requires a Learning Support Assistant who is flexible, enthusiastic, and dedicated to supporting children with additional needs to join their team of dedicated staff.
The right applicants will be NVQ Level 3 qualified and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with children with special educational needs and disabilities.Applicants who have worked in care settings will also have useful transferable skills.Due to the nature of the children attending the school the role may require personal care and activities such as hydrotherapy.
You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.Do you hold a Level 3 NVQ certificate in Children’s Learning and Development or equivalent? Do you work well independently and as part of a team?The role will include:
• Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
• 1-1 work with students who require additional support
• Leading group work
• Helping the class teacher with pupil observations
As a Learning Support Assistant through TeacherActive you will receive:
• Competitive rates of pay
• Support from a dedicated team of consultants
• An excellent referral scheme
• Access to a range of unique positions in our schools.
TeacherActive are the biggest SEND recruitment agency in the West Midlands. Working with schools and staff over the past 17 years, we have built relationships that matter. Our dedication and knowledge mean we have been able to place thousands of staff in both temporary and permanent positions across hundreds of schools each dayOur compliance process is quick and simple; we aim to have all new staff compliant and into work within 48 hours of registering with us (DBS dependant). You will have your own specialist consultant and our compliance team will be guiding you through any outstanding clearance, offering you complete support until you’re ready to work.All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard-earned cash.If you would like further information on this exciting position, please call Roman on 01212003224 or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.orgAll applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.
Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.
Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.
TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.