Classroom Support Woker

Location: Lewisham
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11250439
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago
We are working with a well known SEND school in the heart of Lewisham who are seeking learning support assistants/classroom support workers from September 2020.

You will be supporting students with their academic, personal and social development. This role is demanding and challenging, but very rewarding. You will be supporting learners with Social, Emotional Mental Health, ASD conditions or students with complex needs in a specialist learning environment. You'll be required to use a reflexive approach to learners, their learning and needs, and be able to work creatively and pro actively. Emotional resilience and an ability to engage learners whom may have had a negative experience of education is a must, ideally you will have experience working in a similar environment.

The ideal person:

• Working in a similar environment or other experience of working with young people whom may present challenging behaviours.
• Resilience and patience, compassion and understanding.
• An ability to be proactive, creative and empathetic.
• To adhere to the school's policies and practices.
• Ideally you will be Team Teach trained (not essential)

In return we offer

• Excellent daily rates payed weekly through PAYE
• Support throughout your placements
• Access to a dedicated SEN consultant
• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations)

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.