Learning Support Assistant


EducationSEN Teaching Assistant Jobs

Solihull, West Midlands

£19000 - £22000 per annum

Temp to Perm, Full time

Desirable Skills

Teaching Assistant, 1:1 Support, SEN Support, ASD, ADHD, Complex Needs, Behaviour Support

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Job description

Learning Support Assistant

Location: Solihull, B91

Days: 5 days, Monday - Friday, Term Time Only

Hours: 8:30am - 3:30pm

Daily Rate: £90 - £110

Start Date: Monday 4th April 2024

Contract: Fixed Term until July 2024

Benefits - Long Term Contract | Secure On-Site Parking | Weekly CPD Opportunities | Permanent Contract Opportunity | Free Staff Meals*

Job Role: Provide support for students across all lessons, supporting key students with access to their OPPs to ensure they can access the school curriculum.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Work 1:1 supporting a Year 10 student with ASD and challenging behaviour.
  • Work with students in guidance with their Educational Heath Care Plan
  • Promote academic progression, by working with the student away from the mainstream classroom (Learning Hub, Library etc)
  • Develop a string relationship with the student, to help reduce anxiety and stress levels
  • Being consistently sensitive of the students needs and dealing with safeguarding concerns and disclosures with respect and dignity

Candidate Requirements:

  • Prior experience working with students diagnosed with high functioning ASD / Autism
  • Strong communication skills, via clear, concise and effective means (verbal and non-verbal).
  • Demonstrates patience, resilience and remains calm in difficult situations.
  • Adaptable and flexible to support the individual needs of the student.

If you feel you would be the right fit for this role, then please apply through submitting your CV. If you are a successful applicant, you will be contacted by James Cullingworth to arrange the next steps in the progression of your application.

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