Learning Support Assistant

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Gateshead
Salary: £55 - £75 per day
Start Date: 2019-01-22 00:00:00
Reference: 229143007
Contact Name: Michaella Cowell
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 10:19

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant - Gateshead

We are currently looking for qualified Learning Support Assistants at all levels, including HLTA's for work opportunities within secondary schools in Gateshead. The roles involve offering support students who have moderate to severe learning and/or behavioural difficulties some of the work could be on a 1:1 basis and/or with small groups. Vacancies available are on going supply contracts, full time and part options available, with the real possibility of candidates being offered permanent posts.

For the roles you should have at a proven track record of supporting young people and children to achieve their potential. Qualifications that would be useful are Team Teach or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools certificates.

Desired personal qualities for candidates are:
  • Be dedicated to helping all learners excel in their education.
  • Be a reliable and flexible, committed team player.
  • Be a proactive, inspiring teaching practitioner.

Working with The Education Network:
You will be working with a fully trained team of education specialists whose sole focus is on the education sector. Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 50 years and have unrivaled reputation within the North East's education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
We are not a company who needs to hit targets for the number of people we interview we are a company who has pride in the service we provide and in the teachers and support staff we work with. You are more than a number when you are working with us.
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

If you are interested in this role, or would like to discuss it further, please email or give us a call on 0191 2323 780.