SEND Classroom Support Assistants - Lewisham

  • Job Reference: 00006398-1
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Lewisham, London
  • Salary: £70.00 to £76.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

CORONAVIRUS NOTICE: Empowering Learning are still recruiting staff during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone.

SEND Classroom Support Assistant - September start

SEND School
Based in South East London, Lewisham
Full-time position
Opportunity for individual to develop professionallyEmpowering Learning are looking for confident and dynamic individual who have a wealth of experience supporting children or young adults with a varied range of learning difficulties and disabilities in an education setting. Our school are currently looking for someone who can play a significant role in supporting the students on their educational journey and encourage individuals to develop their social, emotional and life skills. They are also looking for individuals who can use their initiative and be hands on and build a strong rapport with students who have a variety of needs such a Autism, Moderate Learning difficultes and Speech and Language.

Our Special Schools and provisions provide an inclusive learning environment for children and young people, who have Autism, Moderate to Complex Learning difficulties and Speech and Language needs. They offer a personalised programme and curriculum, enabling individuals to develop their life, social and independent living skills. They also work closely in partnership with communities and multidisciplinary teams and invest a vast amount into continual professional develop training for all their staff members.

To be a suitable candidate for the Classroom Assistant you must have:

Experience supporting children or adults with learning difficulties or disabilities
Background knowledge and experience in the Education sector
Previous experience with SEND - particularly Autism
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with staff and students
A valid DBS registered on the update service or be willing to apply for a new one
Willing to commit to long-term, full time positions.When working with Empowering Learning you will benefit from;

Dedicated consultant committed to finding you the right role and setting for you, who will support you during your assignment
Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience
A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online.If you are experienced in the Education sector and committed to supporting children or young adults with additional needs, we want to hear from you. Please submit your CV or you can contact Sarah Kidman on (phone number removed) or via email (url removed)