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LSA's required in Somerset

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently in need of Learning Support Assistants to work in Somerset. Areas we currently work with are Yeovil, Street, Wells, Frome, Taunton, Templecombe and surrounding areas.

The Learning Support Assistant's (LSA) main role is to provide support for pupils with a statement of special educational needs. The LSA will ensure that pupils can integrate as fully as possible in the activities prepared by the class Teacher.

Our partnership schools cater for pupils with varying needs including moderate to severe learning difficulties, complex needs, autism, sensory impairments along with social, emotional and mental health needs. As your role will involve working with young people that have special needs, it is essential you have experience supporting children or adults that have SEN or present challenging behaviour. It would be beneficial if you have a good understanding of Autism.

Teaching Personnel can offer full and part time employment along with flexible day to day supply cover so we are able to match your availability.

What can Teaching Personnel offer you?

- Excellent rates of pay

- A personal recruitment consultant

- Flexible working days

- Discounted CPD training courses

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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