SEN Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00005797-1
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: £60.00 to £65.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you an enthusiastic, creative and caring individual?

Are you looking to support children with additional needs?

Are you confident working on a 1:1 basis?

A provision in Cardiff which caters for pupils with Special Educational Needs are currently looking for SEN learning support assistants to join them from September onwards. Pupils are aged between 3 and 19 and have a variety of additional needs including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) and Physical Disabilities (PD) in addition to some challenging behaviour.

As well as working with a personalised curriculum for students, you will help them make short trips out into the community and accompany them on work experience trips.

Desirable qualities include:

Flexibility and adaptability
Enthusiasm and a caring nature
Able to work well in sensitive and stressful situations
Experience working with vulnerable individuals
The school can offer:

A team of experienced professionals to work alongside
Long term opportunities
A safe and nurturing environment
Professional development and supporting training throughout the year
The school has a high staff to student ratio and are looking for someone who can work closely with individual pupils, often on a 1:1 basis. It will be your role to develop a positive and productive relationship with students but also families and other specialists supporting in the school.

To apply, please send your CV to or call (phone number removed) for further information – I look forward to hearing from you!

CORONAVIRUS NOTICE: Teaching Personnel are still recruiting staff during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. Schools will reopen and they will need your help more so than ever. All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone and you will be expected to attend a face-to-face interview where we can verify your documents prior to commencing the role.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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