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Learning Support Assistant

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Job description

Do you have a passion for supporting students with Special Educational Needs?

Are you committed to ensuring that all students fulfil their potential regardless of learning barriers?

Due to an upcoming vacancy at our client school, Teaching Personnel are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our client school in November 2019. The successful Learning Support Assistant will assist in the integration of children with Special Educational Needs within mainstream school. They will work both as part of a team and independently to support the aims of the department.

The successful Learning Support Assistant will support students both one-to-one in class and with small groups outside of the classroom. They will also work within the school’s SEN provision when appropriate. They will establish supportive and motivation relationships with students to help them engage in activities led by teachers and to remove any possible barriers to learning.

The ideal Learning Support Assistant will have previous experience working with young people with Special Educational Needs in an educational setting.  They will have a positive approach and will have the ability to motivate students, acting as a positive role model for individuals and groups of students.

Highlights of this LSA role:

  • Full time role supporting young people with Special Educational Needs
  • Competitive rate of pay – up to GBP1300 per month
  • Introduction to a large vibrant secondary school in Manchester
  • Further development opportunities through extra CPD courses

Our client school is a large vibrant secondary school located in the heart of the city centre. The school is an inclusive multi-faith and multi-cultural learning environment with over 1000 pupils on roll. Due to the schools inner city location, the catchment area has a high number of disadvantaged pupils who require additional academic, pastoral and behaviour support. The school is located just a short drive from the city centre and is easily accessible by public transport links.

For further information on this opportunity or to be considered for this role contact the Manchester South Secondary branch. Alternatively please contact the Manchester South Secondary branch.

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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