SEND Learning Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00039814-1
  • Date Posted: 19 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70.00 to £75.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Coronavirus (COVID-19) 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 telephone or Zoom/Teams.

SEND Support Workers/Learning Support Assistant

Are you an experienced SEND Learning Support Assistants/Support Workers who are looking to take a step up in their career?

We are currently recruiting for Support Workers/Healthcare Assistants to work on a 1:1 support basis in our SEND learning environments and are actively looking for individuals who want to make a difference.

SEND School Setting - South West London
Experience PMLD, Autism, Complex needs and Challenging behaviour
Working in a class of 6-10 students
Opportunity to develop professionally in your careerEmpowering Learning Ltd are looking for outstanding and experienced SEND Support Workers who are dedicated and passionate individuals who are looking for long-term role in our fantastic SEND Education settings. Our SEND settings caters for children to young adults from 5-25 years old with varied SEND needs such as Autism, Profound Multiple learning difficulties, Emotional and Behavioural difficulties, Moderate and Severe learning difficulties and Speech and language communication difficulties. The ideal candidate would have experience of working with young male adults and feel comfortable working with individuals with challenging behaviour.

To be considered for the Support Worker position you must have the following:

Experience supporting young adults with learning difficulties or disabilities.
Experience/willingness to assist with personal care - feeding, changing, moving and handling
Experience with PEG feeding/tube feeding
Ability to deal with paperwork and lead within the role
Experience and willingness to support individuals with challenging behaviour
Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with staff and students.
A valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one.
Available minimum 3 days a week and able to commit to at least 3-6 monthsIf you are looking for the opportunity to utilise your skills in an SEND Education environment and what the opportunity to develop professionally in your career and play a significant role in the students learning and development, we want to hear from you.

In return, when working with Empowering Learning Ltd you will benefit from;

Dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience 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.

Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you are committed to supporting children and young adults with additional needs, we want to hear from you.

Please submit your CV today or email (url removed) or call me on (phone number removed)