Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00095594-1
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent
  • Salary: £70.00 to £80.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant
£70 - £80 per day PAYE

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is an NVQ Level 2 in childcare, previous experience working in primary schools or a relatable degree.

The role 
Vision for Education are recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant to work at a Catholic School based in Maidstone. The role will involve working across the school in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 providing support to the Class Teacher as well as working with children on an individual and group basis.

The School 

The successful Learning Support Assistant will have the opportunity to work within this wonderful environment where staff work collaboratively as part of the wider team, sharing ideas and best practice.

To be considered for the Learning Support Assistant position, you must:

Hold a minimum of a NVQ Level 2 in childcare, equivalent degree or significant experience as a Learning Support Assistant
Have recent or past experience working in a Primary School setting
Have a genuine desire to support children with a proactive approach
Eligibility to work in the UK (must have a valid visa)
Vision for Education 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 Vision for Education  
Vision for Education 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 Vision for Education offer 

As a 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. 
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, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.  
How to apply 
If you’re 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 Kent 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.