Learning Support Assistants

  • Job Reference: 00006292-1
  • Date Posted: 8 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary: £10.25 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Learning Support Assistants urgently needed to work within Primary Schools in the Chester area.

Simply Education work with a number of schools throughout Chester and the county of Cheshire to supply them with Teachers and Teaching Assistants as and when the need arises. We are in constant dialogue with a number of schools that have instructed us to find people for when the Covid-19 closures end. We supply for day-to-day, short-term, long-term and permanent vacancies and are urgently recruiting for teachers and teaching Assistants to join us.

These placements will be an excellent opportunity for somebody looking for a new challenge!

Your main role will be to support the teaching staff and to work with other support staff to enhance the development and education of pupils. You will assist with the induction, assessment, intervention and support of all pupils. SEN experience is desirable.

You will provide input into the planning and evaluation of learning activities for individuals and groups of pupils. As well as this you will monitor individual’s progress, achievements and development and report these to the teaching staff.

What do you need to have?
- SEND experience
- Ideally hold a Level 2 or Level 3 NVQ
- Be engaging, fun and flexible where needed
- Able to deal with challenging behaviour
- Have a patient and creative approach
- Bring new ideas, be adaptable and build excellent working relationships

The key benefits of working with Simply Education are:
- Your own dedicated Primary Consultant with 5 years’ experience working with the local schools within Cheshire
- Competitive rates of pay
- Access to online lesson resourcing
- FREE CPD courses – completed by ex-Senior education professionals
- In school support from senior leadership professionals
- Recommend a friend incentive
- Regular appraisal for long term roles

All successful applicants will be required to attend an interview to undergo relevant safeguarding checks, including a full application form and an enhanced DBS check.

To apply for this position please send an updated CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you