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Experienced SEN Learning Support Assistants - North London

Job Details

  • Reference Number: EXPER23780
  • Region: Greater London, Finchley
  • Salary: 60 - 80 per Day
  • Position: Teaching Assistant
  • Open: 01-09-2016
  • Close: N/A

Job Description

Experienced Learning Support Assistants needed in Secondary SEN provision in North London for September. Capita Education are urgently seeking teaching assistants to support KS3 pupils with Autistic Spectrum Conditions. Our client is a large Secondary School with an onsite alternative provision for pupils with ASC and associated difficulties. The provision provides individualised support as specified on a student's Statement or EHCP, or where necessary according to their needs. They provide a learning environment where they can achieve and be understood and teach the students how to self-regulate and learn life skills. Learning Support Assistants either work with a range of students, usually within the classroom but sometimes on a withdrawal basis, or are based in faculties. We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible and experienced candidate who is keen to make a difference to challenging students. You must be a driven and proactive individual who has a good understanding and working knowledge of children with Special Educational Needs. We are also looking for individuals who are able to commit to long-term positions and are dedicated to working in an SEN setting. The position is to start immediately; full-time, normal working hours are 8:30am to 4:00pm with an early finish on Fridays. To apply for this role you must have: *School-based employment references *Experience / understanding of Autism *A current DBS *Empathy, Understanding and loving personality *Encouraging life skills and independence and how to self-regulate In return we are offering: *£55-£80 daily rate - dependent upon experience and good working practices *Access to our CPD and in house training *A dedicated consultant who will strive to find you the right role *The opportunity to work for a highly successful organisation that will fully support you If you are an experienced SEND LSA or a mainstream LSA looking for a new role we want to hear from you. We are looking to interview and trial suitable candidates immediately. Please send an up to date CV to Sarah at Capita Education Recruitment on 020 7202 0024 or email sarah.kidman@capita.co.uk