Learning Support Assistant

Exclusive Education are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant that specialises in Behavioural Difficulties to teach in a Special Educational Needs School. Behavioural Teaching Assistant – Learning Support Assistant required to re-engage young people.

  • Are you a confident individual looking to support young people in alternative education setting?
  • Are you experienced in meeting the social, emotional and mental health needs of young people?
  • Are you able to create a safe, welcoming and engaging learning environment?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions then this may be the role for you.

The position we currently have available is working with pupils with Complex Social, Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties and Challenging Behaviour. You will be supporting young people with extremely challenging behaviour and barriers to learning. It will also be supporting Looked After children so previous experience in this area would be desirable. The successful candidate will have the ability to foster strong rapport with you people and effectively build relationships with disengaged pupils. Previous experience working with Looked After children and young people with challenging behaviour is highly desirable.

The ideal Teaching Assistant will be an experienced, high achieving and dedicated TA who is passionate about building confidence and keeping pupils engaged.

You’ll also be responsible for offering encouragement and support to pupils within the classroom

The successful applicant will:

  • Be passionate about encouraging all children to achieve success
  • Be ambitious to support and extend the learning opportunities for all of the pupils
  • Have a commitment to working in partnership with staff, parents and the community to promote excellent learning opportunities for all
  • Be driven, enthusiastic and a clear vision for educational excellence
  • Have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

You must have:

  • At least 6 months experience working with children in the last 2 years
  • Legal right to work in the UK

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, cost of which will be met by the applicant, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable) and professional reference checks

If you are interested in the above role or any other teaching opportunities then please send your CV to enquiries@exclusiveeducation.co.uk

Exclusive Education will offer you:

  • Your own personal consultant, dedicated to finding you work
  • Competitive day rates
  • 24/7 on call service
  • Access to all day to day, short term and long term roles our schools task us with filling
  • A fast clearance process

Exclusive Education have a number of roles within Primary, Secondary and Special schools covering both short and long term roles. If this role does not match what you are looking for then please contact us on 01925 594940 to find out about other opportunities we have available.

You will be working with an experienced team of education specialists.

Exclusive Education offer a referral scheme so recommend a friend for this or any other positions and you will receive a voucher*

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