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1:1 Learning Support Assistant - South East London - Eltham

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are seeking a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work as part of the team, the candidate is required to support a KS2 child who is finding it challenging to access the curriculum and make progress.

The ideal candidate must be patient, caring and a good team player. Previous experience of working with children with additional educational needs would be advantageous as you will be supporting a pupil with non-verbal Autism aiding in his development within the classroom. The successful applicants will need to be able use their initiative and adapt quickly and intuitively to the needs of the child as well as a having a willingness to learn and receive direction from others. Candidates should ideally be an intelligent and confident Graduate. English graduates are highly desirable as the role involves supporting the child with the schools curriculum and more specifically in Literacy.

Candidate Criteria:

  • Interest and enthusiasm for working with children and supporting learning
  • Experience working with Special Educational Needs
  • Experience of caring for or working with primary aged children
  • Excellent literacy and numeracy skills: English & Math's GCSE (A-C)
  • A 'can-do' attitude and the willingness to go above and beyond the role specification
  • A Valid DBS on the update service
  • 2 References

The successful candidate will be working closely with the child to support their educational needs and achieve the outcomes set out in their Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP).

To apply please send your CV or call 02075933075 for any further information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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