Nurture group / Pastoral Learning Support Assistant- Newcastle

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Cover Supervisors
Reference: PE11243522
Salary: PAYE (Pay as you earn)
Job Published: 9 days ago
A Newcastle secondary school is currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant. This position is to begin immediately and will be on going for the right candidate.

If successful you will provide classroom based support to pupils in KS3 and KS4.
You will work specifically supporting the schools nurture groups. The groups are small, structured teaching groups for children showing signs of behavioural, social or emotional difficulties, particularly those who are experiencing disruption or distress outside school. A large part of your role will be providing pastoral support within the classroom.

You will work closely under the direction of the SENCO and monitor progress of specific children. You will work collaboratively with the teacher and other LSA to provide a nurturing and inspiring environment for children who may have SEND or SEMH needs.

The school is located in the north west of Newcastle upon Tyne. In it's most recent OFSTED the schools passion for inclusion was noted. It is easily accessible from the A1 and to public transport links.

The school is happy to consider people without a background in learning support work from fields such as Police/ Sport Coaching/ Youth work .