Learning Support Assistant
Primary School for Children with PMLD
South West London
£55 - £70 per day
A wonderful South West London Special School is looking for a LSA to work alongside classroom teachers to assist with the smooth running of the school day.
You will be working with children on a 1-2-1 and group basis and will be responsible for ensuring that they are able to enjoy both learning and play in a supportive and caring environment. The school provides a rich curriculum and has an excellent reputation for its' positive and proactive approach to learning and child development.
The school aims to provide a warm and nurturing environment to all its pupils as well as to provide the guidance and support which enables children to build confidence, self-esteem, independence, tolerance and respect for others
In order to be considered for the role of LSA, successful applicants must have previous experience of working within a Special School, ideally working with children with PMLD or SLD. The children in school do face significant challenges and LSA's must be prepared to assist and work with the children. This will include personal care. You may also be required to lift and hoist pupils so previous manual handling experience is desirable.
Some children are residential at the school so there are various shifts available fro the right candidate, these include early mornings (7am) and late evenings (up to 9pm)
In order to be considered for the role of LSA, successful applicants must have either have previous experience of working within an SEN school or have worked as a carer to children with Special Needs and have some experience within an education setting.
As part of the Capita Supply Team you will benefit from:-
*The support of a dedicated SEN Consultant
*Plenty of variety and choice of work at school level
*Good rates of pay
*Excellent opportunities for CPD
*Wonderful facilities at school level
*Opportunity to join our Team-Teach training scheme as applicable
Keep more of your hard earned pay by using Capita Education Resourcing's approved payroll partner. We can help you keep more of your earnings through tax-efficient payment methods. Details provided upon application.
Capita Education Resourcing is an accredited Quality Mark company.
Capita Education Resourcing is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, religion, culture or disability. Each individual is assessed on merit alone.
If you are seeking an interesting and rewarding role please contact Jo Johnson at Capita Education Resourcing by email with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
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