learning support assistant in horsham

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

posted
location
horsham, south east
job category
education
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 15,269 per year
experience
Teaching
reference number
CJ281956
phone
01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for your next challenge? Can you provide top quality support and guidance in the classroom? Have you got experience working with SEN/EBD?

A fantastic SEN school in the Horsham area are looking for a passionate Learning Support Assistant to work with young adults with severe and complex learning difficulties. You will support them in finding the independence and social skills they will need to leave school as confident individuals. This is a permanent position with great career progression opportunities.

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

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