learning support assistant in billingshurst

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 15,269 per year
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job details

posted
location
billingshurst, south east
job category
education
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 15,269 per year
experience
Teaching
reference number
CJ282155
phone
01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for career progression opportunities? Are you encouraging, supportive and positive? Do you have experience working with vulnerable young adults?

A specialist school for Autism in the Billingshurst area are looking for an outgoing and compassionate Learning Support Assistant to work with young adults with severe and complex learning difficulties. You will be supporting them with access to an interactive and practical curriculum, whilst also providing them with the life and social skills they will need when they leave school. This school provides you with fantastic career progression opportunities and a friendly team to support you in your role.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Exclusive online services
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-On call 24/7
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-Online e-learning training modules
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-Career advice
-Team teach training

School Benefits:
-Access to all school facilities
-On-site parking
-CPD opportunities available for all staff
-Free hot meal
-On-site Speech & Language and Occupational Therapists
-Off-site activities such as horse-riding, swimming, shopping and Park visits
-Opportunity to complete CABAS training

Your responsibilities will include:
- Interacting and participating with the students in the development of skills, supporting pupils to reach their potential for independence
- Supporting Clients' participation in social, leisure, educational and employment opportunities within the local community
- Providing the support and care identified in students' individual learning plans
- Encouraging and enabling students to maintain acceptable levels of personal and environmental hygiene
- Participating in relevant training to achieve required qualifications and attend mandatory training days/courses, on or off site, as and when required

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
- The desire to help others to enjoy learning and develop independence
- 5 GCSE's with minimum Grade C/ level 4 or equivalent, including Maths and English Language
- Experience of working with adults or children with learning or communication difficulties
- Display honest, trustworthy & ethical behaviour at all times
-Own means of transport

If this sounds like the perfect role for and you are ready for you next challenge, apply now! Interviews will be held on Friday 26th October 2018.

For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey and Brighton & Hove area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

skills

experience with autism spectrum disorders