Secondary Learning Support Assistant

Location: Wandsworth
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Secondary | SEN | Secondary Support
Reference: PE11361653
Salary: £75 - £85 per day
Job Published: 8 days ago
Learning Support Assistant
ASAP Start
Wandsworth

Are you a graduate who is as an aspiring teacher? Are you looking for an exciting new challenge and to be part of a committed team?

We have an LSA role that will be good practice for such a role as a Psychology graduate or graduate who is thinking of going on this career trajectory.

The main responsibilities of the LSA role will be to support those students with SEN needs across the school. The role will include supporting students in the mainstream classroom, on a 1:1 basis and in small groups to develop their independent learning, social and emotional regulation skills

In order to support inclusive teaching and learning in the school you must be someone wanting to work with various SEN/AEN students across the classroom, some of the needs will include Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia and Physical and sensory needs

Previous experience of supporting secondary-aged students with SEN needs would be desirable but is not essential. You must have good literacy and numeracy skills. You must be committed and reliable with excellent communication skills along with a calm, patient and empathetic nature.

The right candidate will ideally you will be energetic, enthusiastic and an excellent role model for children to look up to.

Key Responsibilities:
• Keeping service users and their children safe, empowering the students, promoting safeguarding, for example.
• This is a challenging LSA role, it is going to give you experience in the areas of sensibility that could be vital to your future success
• Working with Students with SEMH and Challenging Behaviour within the Secondary sector

Key skills:
• Can be a role model and provide support to those with social, emotional, and behavioural issues in school
• Passionate about ensuring all pupils achieve their full potential
• Cares deeply about providing a rich curriculum and learning experiences
• Can communicate effectively with children and young people, families, school staff, and other professionals.
• Is committed to achieving excellence at the school and within the wider community
• Is highly organised and flexible.


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see protocol-education.com/FAQs 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.


Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers, if your certificates are not within the last 12 months.  All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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