learning support assistant in edenbridge

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£ 16,500 per year
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job details

edenbridge, south east
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job type
working hours
£ 16,500 per year
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01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for your next career development opportunity?

Can you provide care and learning support for children with physical disabilities?

Can you build confidence and independence through creative and practical learning techniques?

We are looking for a Student Support Assistant to provide care and learning development for young people aged 4-19 with physical disabilities and complex medical conditions. You will be promoting your students' independence by enabling them to learn and reach their full potential. You will be working in the beautiful Kent countryside and be given access to brilliant career progression opportunities!

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

School Benefits:
-Support to complete Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare.
-On-site team of occupational, physio and speech and language therapists
-Free on-site parking
-2:1 staff to pupil ratio
-Beautiful, country grounds
-School and staff social events
-Professional and continuous training programmes
-Workshops to support children's communication

Your responsibilities will include:
-Maintaining high standards of safety
-Taking part in recreational activities such as pottery, sewing and D&T
-Promoting a caring environment and providing a high standard of care
-Ensuring effective communication with staff and students
-Implementing students' care plans appropriately

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-Excellent communication skills
-Own means of transport is essential
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities
-Able to work flexible shift patterns
-At least two professional references
-Manual handling training

If you are looking for a job where you can be part of a team who will offer you the support and training to develop further in your career, then apply now! Interviews are currently being held.

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, Essex and Kent 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.


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