Learning Support Assistant to start ASAP in Sutton
Are you interested in a rewarding role where no two days are the same?
Are you keen to support pupils with a range of SEN?
No experienced needed just a desire to make a difference.
We are looking for learning support assistants who would be keen to work with PMLD pupils.
These pupils may struggle to build and maintain relationships and find it difficult to engage positively in educational settings like the classroom. They may act out due to fear, whether because they feel anxious or they struggle to understand the environment around them. You will be working with students who may exhibit challenging behaviours.
Working days are Monday to Thursday term time only.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist with the development and implementation of pupils’ individual learning and behaviour plans and programmes.
Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a positive role model and being aware of and responding to pupils’ individual needs.
Encourage pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher.
Set challenging and demanding expectations to promote self-esteem and encourage pupils to become independent learners.
Assist with providing feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement.
To physically support students as they walk, push students in wheelchairs and operate manual handling.
To support students with personal/intimate care
To support students in a swimming/hydrotherapy pool
Reliability, enthusiasm, and initiative
Friendly manner towards children and adults
A willingness to learn.
High expectations and commitment to continual school improvement
Good attendance and punctuality
Have a in date Team Teach certificate or prepared to attend training.
Have a child and Adult DBS or be prepared to get one
Career Teachers provide a high-quality, personalised service by working in partnership with schools and Education professionals all over London and surrounding counties.
Benefits of working with us
Your personal online lounge where you can update your availability for work
Competitive rates of pay
Professional support from our expert team of consultants
Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
Free in person CPD courses.
Plus, recommend a friend who’s looking for a new teaching or support role and we will thank you with Vouchers: £100 for every Teacher and every Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.
At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.
All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.
Benefits of working with Career Teachers
Access to Skills Network
Refer a friend scheme
Affinity Extra – Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.
These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.
Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:
– Attend an interview in person;
– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;
– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.