Learning Support Assistant – Hounslow

Location: Hounslow
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN
Reference: PE11219702
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: about 1 year ago

We are looking for a learning support assistant to work in an academy in Feltham with 4-18-year olds. You will play a big part in transforming the lives of SEN pupils by providing the right skills, attitudes and qualifications.

You will need to keep a close relationship with children, parents, teachers and other specialists to ensure children are getting the most they can get from you. You must always inform parents of any concerns or praises you have with the child and keep a close eye and monitor every individual child's needs.

Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and has strong beliefs in equality and diversity. If you have an interest in supporting young people with special needs in progressing and developing their learning, then this may be the ideal role for you.

About the role:
-Supporting children who have social, emotional, and mental health difficulties.
-Daily rate between £60-£75
-Working hours of 8.30-16.00pm for 5 days a week.
-Long term contract till end of academic year.
-Plenty of on-site parking and quick, easy transport links nearby.

Specific duties:
-Planning and preparing engaging and interactive lessons.
-Reporting and evaluation individual student progression.
-Helping children identify and acknowledge socially acceptable patterns of behaviour.
-Work towards building a secure and stable environment for each child to grow.
-Develop home/school relationships towards children and their families.

-Strong team player with relevant experience of working in a childcare/support working setting.
-Good knowledge of severe learning difficulties.
-Ability to work both individually as well as part of a team.
-Passionate about working in SEN and confidence in providing students to work at their full potential.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS or on the update system.

Feel like you have what it takes to work in a role like this? Please apply using your CV and a member of the team will get back to you if you are shortlisted.