Learning Support Assistant

Location: Waltham Forest
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: LSAW
Salary: £400 - 500 per week
Job Published: 14 days ago

Are you considering teaching as a career and passionate about supporting the development of young people within schools? Protocol Education are working with a school within the Lewisham Borough who are currently looking for a Learning Support Assistant available to start in September!                                                                                        We We are open to both experienced and newly qualified as it this is a great opportunity to gain experience working in a secondary school environment in preparation for teacher training.

Your main duties:

    • Getting the classroom prepared for lessons and clearing up to provide a safe and clean environment
    • Supporting teachers in preparing lesson material and equipment
    • Supporting pupils while class is in session
    • Supervising group activities, events and school outings
    • Aiding children who are unwell or upset

 You will:

    • Be able to work effectively within a team
    • Be a good listener and communicator with both teachers and children
    • Be receptive to towards the thoughts and feelings of the students
    • Be able to stay calm within difficult situations

 What we can offer you:

    • Weekly Pay
    • Rewarding role with a supportive line managers and senior leadership team
    • A guaranteed CPD plan personally tailored
    • Free Parking on site
    • Various employee benefits

The surrounding stations are New Cross, New Cross Gate, Deptford, Deptford Bridge DLR and Limehouse Station.

If you're interested in being considered for this Learning Support Assistant role please apply immediatley. Successful candidates will be invited in for a in person interview at the earliest convinence.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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