HE Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00039381-1
  • Date Posted: 17 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Telford, Shropshire
  • Salary: £8.72 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

ABC Teachers, part of TES, is seeking an experienced HE Learning Support Assistant to work in a post 16 setting with students with Special Educational Needs. The role is part time, 20 hours per week and will start ASAP.

The role
You will support students with a range of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities both academically and holistically. Work with students in classroom settings and on work placements to help build their independence and confidence in leaving education. This role is part-time, 20 hours per week and is due to start ASAP until July 2021, with the potential to extend.

The school
A higher education setting for post 16 aged students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Based centrally in Telford and is easily accessible from Telford, Shropshire, Wolverhampton and surrounding areas. The setting is well-established with a wide range of specialist facilities.

To be considered for the HE Learning Support Assistant position, you will:

Have previous experience working with students with special educational needs.
Have suitable qualifications to work with young people and support students with SEND, this is highly desirable.
Have strong communications skills with the ability to quickly built rapport with students.
Be available for part time work, 20 hours per week across 4 days.
Able to obtain suitable references and DBS check.
ABC Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About ABC Teachers  
ABC Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and

What ABC Teachers offer

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply
If you are a Learning Support Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across ABC Teachers, please contact our SEND team on (phone number removed).

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.