Learning Support Assistant - Special Provision - Females Only

Bluetownonline Ltd
South East London, London, England
£16082 - £17168 per annum
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant - Designated Special Provision Unit - 2 roles available

Location: Plumstead, South East London

Salary: £16,082 - £17,168 dependent on experience

Position: 35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Closing Date: Friday 18th August at noon

The organisation is a thriving girls' school, dedicated to promoting success and harmony and nurturing young minds. Their goal is to offer a world class education to all their students, releasing their full potential so that they can go on to change the world for better. High quality teaching, in a safe and friendly environment is the key to unlocking the potential that the organisation believes all their young people have. High aspirations for academic scholarship, alongside their high expectations for behaviour and personal development embody their commitment to seeing all students flourish and succeed.

The school is looking for Learning Support Assistants to join their DSP team which is a provision for students with special educational needs. You will work collaboratively with teachers and other colleagues to ensure a high quality tailored provision for their SEN students. Promoting a culture of high expectations, including the active participation of students in challenging learning is an important part of the role. You will lead small withdrawal groups in sessions which are both engaging and memorable, assessing and recording the attainment and progress of these students in line with the Learning Support Department's policies.

To be successful you will need a minimum of level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. You will also need an understanding of the academic, social, emotional, physical and mental health barriers that students face.

They can offer you supportive and friendly colleagues and good professional development.

These posts are only open to female applicants as the role involves providing personal care to their female students.

The closing date for this post is Friday 18 August at noon.

Please click the APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the Application Form.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check prior to taking up post.

Candidates with experience of; SENCO, Special Educational Needs Assistant, Learning Support Worker, LSA, LSW, Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, Learning Difficulties, Support Worker, Learning Assistant will be considered for this role.