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Learning Support Assistant Required

  • Location: Derbyshire County Council
  • Start date: 12 May 2016
  • Category: Primary, Secondary, Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10766419
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Laura Read
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
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Job description
Learning Support Assistant required in Chesterfield

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Teaching Assistant in a secondary school in Chesterfield . The position will involve working with learning needs and vulnerable pupils facing behavioural, emotional and social difficulties on a one to one basis and in small groups as well as supporting the teacher with whole class sessions.

The setting will involve working with both Key Stages 3 and 4 pupils within a small centre attached to the mainstream school and within the school itself.

The classrooms are spacious with an Art and IT suite and it is obvious the pupils are proud of their work which is displayed in every classroom.

The school has a welcoming team who are very passionate about the pupils and guiding them to achieve and succeed. The school would benefit from an enthusiastic committed and driven person to join their team.

Pupils can often display difficult behaviour so it is essential the candidate has excellent behaviour management who will not be fazed by sometimes challenging behaviour.

The Role will involve supporting the teacher in the classroom, monitoring , challenging and rewarding behaviour, supporting small groups and on a one to one basis and most of all the candidate will have to be committed to the position.

The person will need to be motivated, resilient and very organised, be able to understand individual needs and ways to bring out the best in each individual pupil, they will have strong behaviour management skills and be enthusiastic, having a passion to encourage young people to learn

If you feel that you would excel in this position please do not hesitate to get in touch with Laura Read at lread@protocol-education.com

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 £44.00.
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