Behaviour and Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00006270-1
  • Date Posted: 8 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wirral, Merseyside
  • Salary: £65.00 to £70.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

COVID-19 notice: We're continuing to recruit education staff throughout these unprecedented times, as we can still get you registered and cleared ready for when schools re-open. Instead of face to-face meetings, all interviews will be via phone and we can guide you through submitting your documents online

Are you an experienced Learning Support Assistant looking for your next position?

The position is to start in June 2020 up until Christmas initially but has the potential to continue for the full academic year. The school has a strong focus on inclusion and Ofsted commended the support given to students whose circumstances makes them vulnerable. Students have complex backgrounds including being in the care system.

The Headteacher requires 1:1 support for a female pupil at key stage three. She has been provided funding to support her needs whilst in school, with the hope of removing barriers to learning. She is a looked after child and has attachment issues. It would be beneficial to hold previous experience working with young people, understanding how to build rapport quickly. You will asked to support this child in lessons when she is engaged, using positive behaviour management and confidence building techniques to develop trust and confidence.

To join us and be considered for this Learning Support position you must:
* Preferably educated to degree level
* Have experience with young people, ideally aged between 11-16
* This position is subject to Enhanced DBS, Overseas police check (if applicable) and satisfactory references;
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any gaps in employment must be explained;
* Have the legal right to work in the UK.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.
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