Learning Support Assistant - KS3

Location: Redbridge
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: PE11334276
Salary: £325 - £375 per week
Job Published: 14 days ago
Learning Support Assistant

Contract Type: Full Time

Contract Term: Temporary to Permanent

Start Date: As soon as possible

Protocol Education are working in partnership with a secondary school based around the Dagenham area who are looking for a skilled and experienced Learning Support Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a pupil in Year 7. Your role as a Learning Support Assistant will be to support the class teacher and work on a 1:1 basis with a pupil requiring additional support within the classroom. As a Learning Support Assistant, although the majority of your day will be working on a 1:1 basis, there may also be some small group and whole class support required at times. If you are a graducate considering a Learning Support role, please apply immediately!

If you are interested in being considered for this role you must possess one of the below:

- Experience working in a school as a TA
- Experience volunteering in a school
- Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools
- Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
- Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
- Level 3 Certificate Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
- Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools

Skills and experience you'll need:

- An ability to build good working relationships with both pupils and adults
- Flexibility and creativity
- Enjoy working with children
- Good literacy and numeracy skills
- Ability to manage groups of pupils and deal with challenging behaviour
- In some jobs it could be useful if you have IT skills or are fluent in local community languages

The borough of Barking & Dagenham benefits from having high performing secondary schools right across the borough, with dedicated teaching and support staff working exceptionally hard for all their children. The Schools are continually improving and innovating to meet the needs of their young people.

We can offer:

- Fast and efficient registration
- Work when and where you want it
- Daily, long-term or permanent work
- Access to great CPD
- Great rates of pay

If you have the required qualifications and the necessary skills then please apply now!

If you are driven by making a difference then the above position sounds like you, then we at Protocol Education would love to hear from you! If successful, our Clients would be interested in meeting with you at the earliest opportunity and discussing this position with you in further detail.

Protocol Education is a Supply Agency offering both long terms and short terms roles in Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Special Needs (SEND) Education. 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.