Learning Support Assistant

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Gateshead
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Start Date: 2019-07-10 00:00:00
Reference: 229144324
Contact Name: Michaella Cowell
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2019 15:47

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant - Gateshead

The Education Network is currently working in partnership with a school in Gateshead in search of a Learning Support Assistant to join their team on a full-time, temporary basis. The role is to commence in September 2019 and is initially fixed term for one academic year, however it is likely that the role will become permanent.

The role will involve supporting students with special education needs, so any experience or qualifications in this area would be advantageous.

In order to be successful in your application, you must be confident and have some experience of supporting children to achieve their learning goals within a school setting, preferably with the secondary school age group (11-18).

Requirements for this role:
• Experience in the classroom
• Have strong interpersonal skills in order to effectively communicate with staff and students.
• Have excellent organisational and time management skills.
• At least two years of work history/education which can be referenced.
• A valid DBS certificate or the willingness to apply for one.

The Education Network has become first choice for secondary schools across the region for both daily and long term supply cover. We also work with our client schools on exclusive permanent recruitment opportunities not advertised anywhere else.

We have developed a unique CPD programme for our teachers and support staff and you could also benefit from the ongoing training we provided to all our staff free of charge as and when the courses are released thought the course of the academic year.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance + standards. Any appointment will be subject to stringent checks including referencing and an enhanced DBS check. 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.