Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00095431-1
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Greenwich, London
  • Salary: £65.00 to £80.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant – Secondary Schools

Southeast London

Pay

£70 - £90 per day

(Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are 6 weeks experience in a similar education-based setting)

Contract Dates

ASAP – ongoing

About the role

Smart Teachers is recruiting for regular daily Supply Teaching Assistants, to join our pool of staff working in Secondary schools across Southeast London (Southwark, Greenwich, Lewisham, Bromley, Bexley). We have a constant flow of short and long-term roles for Supply Staff across a wide range of schools.

The school

Smart Teachers work with a range of secondary schools from mainstream to independent.

Requirements

To be considered for the Supply Teaching Assistant position, you will:

Have proven experience supporting the UK or equivalent curriculum within the past two years
Have strong communication, literacy, and numeracy skills
Be eligible to work in the UK (must have a valid visa)
Possess recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks
Live in/within commuting distance of the following Boroughs:

Southwark, Greenwich, Lewisham, Bromley, Bexley

Smart 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 Smart Teachers

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

What Smart Teachers offer

As a valued employee of Smart 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 EduCompli 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 Teaching 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 Smart Teachers, please contact Matt Short on (phone number removed), quoting Ref: MXSLSAGREN.

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.

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