Are you a Learning Support Assistant who enjoys working with challenging behaviours and SEMH needs? Do you enjoy breaking down barriers to education and making learning fun and accessible for students? We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join a fantastic pastoral and support team at one of our fantastic SEMH schools in South Birmingham. You will be joining an experienced and dynamic pastoral team, who are fantastic at what they do.
The school has fantastic facilities, access to an abundance of resources, and an outstanding leadership team. As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be providing support to classes of no more than 8 students, normally with at least one other LSA also providing support. The school are looking for someone who has worked with challenging behaviours in a school or residential setting, and someone who is resilient and passionate about education.
- Working 1-2-1 with students
- Making learning fun and engaging for pupils
- Providing support to teaching staff when needed
- Building rapport and trust with students
- Leading on fun classroom activities
Ideally, you will:
- Have experience working as a Learning Support Assistant or Teaching Assistant
- Have worked with challenging behaviour and Special Needs
- Be able to break down barriers to communication
- Have a calm, patient and positive approach
- Be able to challenge students when required
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.The Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.
The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.