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SEND Learning Support Assistants

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Start date: 28 Feb 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10988889
  • Branch: Cambridge
  • Consultant: Farrah Hussain
  • Call: 01223 463 140
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Protocol Education are looking to appoint several Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work with Schools in Wellingborough. We are particularly interested in hearing from you if you have worked with pupils with head injuries or have equivalent training.

Successful candidates will need to have a clear understanding of how children with SEN develop and learn and it would be extremely advantageous if you have experience of working within an SLD/ PMLD/ ASD/ EBD school. It is essential that you have a working knowledge and understanding of curricular needs of pupils with learning difficulties. You will need to have a flexible attitude and be willing to assist with personal care and medical needs. You must have a commitment to the educational, spiritual, health and moral welfare of children in your care.

Previous experience working with adolescents is desirable. Must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. Schools strive to offer pupils the best education and learning environment possible, so you must have equally high expectations. You must have a passion to ensure every child reaches their full potential. Flexibility and a sense of humour are essential. Schools can offer the successful candidate support and professional development. We are seeking someone with the eagerness to engage with the children and families to support the continuous improvement of the school and its community. If you are looking for a rewarding challenge and have the suitable qualifications and personal qualities, we would encourage you to apply.

In order to apply for this role you must have the following:

• Reference information for the last five years
• UK eligibility to work, an enhanced DBS on the update service or willingness to have one undertaken at the cost of £44
• The ability to be flexible and adaptable on a daily basis

In return, here at Protocol Education we offer:

• Competitive rates of pay.
• Free continuing professional development training (CPD)
• Ongoing honest, friendly support from our recruitment specialists who maintain 21 years of educational experiences.
• Bonus refer a friend' payment scheme.
• The opportunity of working with a wide choice of schools across the South Gloucestershire and Bristol areas.
• CV and interview advice and support.

Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency. We provide schools with the teaching, support and SEN staff they need to be successful, while helping teachers, teaching assistants and nursery staff find rewarding work that furthers their careers.
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