lsa in oxted

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£ 15,628 per year
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job details

oxted, south east
job category
job type
working hours
£ 15,628 per year
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

Can you provide a safe and secure learning environment? Are you able to provide students with top quality care and support? Do you have experience working with young people with SEN and/or physical disabilities?

A fantastic specialised school for young people with psychical disabilities and associated learning difficulties are looking for a committed and positive Student Support Assistant. You will need to provide learning support and care for pupils in a residential and educational environment. This school is set on beautiful, extensive grounds and the role can be either part-time or full-time and permanent.

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

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

Your responsibilities will include:
-Implementing students' care plans appropriately
-Ensuring effective communication with staff and students
-Taking part in recreational activities such as pottery, sewing and D&T
-Working 1:1 and in small groups to promote active listening and development
-Promoting a caring environment and providing a high standard of care
-Maintaining high standards of safety

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

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 will be held on Monday 24th September 2018.

For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email 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.