lsa in redhill

job type
£ 15,628 per year
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job details

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

Do you offer care and support of the highest standard? Do you take pride in watching young people succeed in life and education? Can you create a positive and secure environment inside and outside the classroom?

We are looking for a caring, compassionate and supportive Student Support Assistant to work in a school near Redhill that caters for young people with physical disabilities and complex medical needs. You will be offering pupils support in an educational and/or residential setting to improve their independence, learning development and social skills.

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

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

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

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

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 17th 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 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.


speech and language therapy experience