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Learning support assistants

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We are looking to recruit a very positive candidate with good expereince within the education setor. You'd be working at a School just outside the Basingstoke area on the outskirts of Hampshire. The School is very proud of its warm, caring ethos and well-motivated happy children. We are looking to recruit a calm, hardworking and conscientious Emotional Literacy Support Assistant/Learning Support Assistant to join this friendly and talented team. This role combines a class room based LSA role in KS1 in the mornings with ELSA in the afternoons. We are happy to negotiate the start date.

The successful candidate will:

  • be kind and nurturing to children and be sensitive to individual pupil's needs
  • be highly motivated, enthusiastic and be able to work independently and show initiative
  • be able to provide excellent in-class support
  • be able to deliver 1:1/small group ELSA programmes and therapies
  • have excellent communication skills and be able to contribute positively to our team
  • a competency in English and Mathematics (minimum grade C or equivalent)
  • ideally training in ELSA or experience working with children with social, emotional or mental health difficulties
  • have an NVQ3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification

Job start date is September - exact date can be negotiated.

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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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