Learning Support Assistant

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield
Salary: Pay to Teacher Scale
Start Date: The start date is flexible for the right person
Reference: EN45
Contact Name: kimberley johnson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2019 09:07

Job Description

The Education Network is recruiting for Learning Support Assistants for a secondary alternative education provider based in Sheffield.

The role of Learning Support Assistant involves working either on a one to one or small group basis with students who have been temporarily or permanently excluded from mainstream schools.  The students will attend alternative education within a Pupil Referral Unit.  The students have been identified with either Emotional, Social, Behavioral or Mental Health issues known either as BESD or SEMH.

You will need to be patient, resilient and also empathetic to each of the student’s individual needs.
  • Do you what it takes to work with underprivileged and/or disengaged students?
  • Do you have experience of working with teenagers either as a Youth Worker, a Sports Coach or within an education setting?
  • Do you hold a degree in PE/Sports, Youth Studies, Education or similar?
If you can answer yes to any of the above questions The Education Network wants to hear from you!!!

If you have what it takes please forward your CV for the attention of Kimberley Johnson.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the 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.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
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.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

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