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Learning Support Assistant

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Teaching Personnel is the UK's leading education recruitment agency. Since 1996 we have registered hundreds of thousands of teachers and classroom support staff who have chosen us to help them find work in UK classrooms. We currently have over 80 branches across the UK, which all have local and specialised Consultants placing great candidates into schools!

This school is a special school for children and young adults who have SEMH needs such as Anxiety/Depression/ADHD and Foetal Alchohol Syndrome.  As an LSA you will be supporting students with their academic, personal and social developement.

The hours of work will be 08:30- 15:30/Monday - Friday (Term time only/39 weeks)

About you:

* You must have experience working in an SEMH environment or education

* You must have a full driving licence and own vehicle- there will be some travel to external therapeutic sites

* You must be resilient/flexible and engaging

* Excellent literacy and Numeracy (Good GCSE's in Maths and English are the minimum qualifications needed)

* A positive personality and a good sense of humour are also vital for these roles!

There are training and career progression opportunities at the school for the right candidate.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and we offer free child protection training and all of our candidates undergo a strict vetting procedure including an enhanced DBS.

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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