Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00095643-1
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bolton, Manchester
  • Salary: £350 to £400 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

SALARY - £350 - £400
Learning Support Assistant within a SEND Secondary school
Are you a Learning Support Assistant in seek of a new challenge? Do you have experience supporting children, young people and/or adults with autism and/or learning disabilities? Are you looking to work in SEN settings within Bolton?

If so, you will be a great fit for this role!

The Role

Vision for Education are currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant to work within Special Needs Schools within Bolton.

You will guide and support assigned pupils in achieving their personalised learning targets
Working 1:1 and with small groups of students to support them during their time within a school setting
The ability to build positive relationships with the pupils is required
There are opportunities for the role to become permanent with the school after a qualifying period
The School

This school is for Secondary aged children with SEN, such as ASC and ADHD
They offer a supportive and welcoming team and excellent facilities designed to provide pupils with the best possible experience of education
This school seeks to provide an appropriate and high-quality education for all the children in their school

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for the Learning Support Assistant are:

Have a desire to work with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Have relevant experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults
Have a patient and caring nature
Be willing to work in Bolton school
Vision for Education is committed to Safeguarding children and young people. 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 to the Update Service.

About Vision for Education  

Vision for Education 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.

What Vision for Education offer

As an SEN Support Assistant valued employee of Vision for Education, 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 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 training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
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 Vision For Education, please contact our Manchester 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.