Learning Support Assistant

£13 - £15 per hour

Job description

Are you interested in Learning Support Assistant jobs, education jobs or support staff jobs in East London? This college based in East London is looking for a new member of their team - apply today!

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant

Job Type: Full time

Location: East London

Industry: Education

The organisation

In this Learning Support Assistant opportunity in East London, you will join a skilled and dedicated SEN team, that are committed to providing students with the best possible support.

Key responsibilities

To provide learning support and welfare for students who have a disability and/or a learning difficulty

  1. Assisting the Learning Support Manager to develop a suitable programme of support and carrying out the programme within the classroom or in a withdrawal situation.
  2. Recording and monitoring students' progress for all students' supported and providing data back in a timely manner.
  3. Providing feedback on students' difficulties and or progress to the Learning Support Manager and class teacher.
  4. Writing reports about the students' progress as requested by the Learning Support Manager
  5. Helping to adapt or find differentiated materials to enable students to access the class curriculum
  6. Participating in the evaluation of the support programme with the Learning Support Manager and class teacher
  7. Reporting any problems about arrangements or any incidents to the Learning Support Manager or, if unavailable, to the class teacher
  8. Building relationships with students who have additional needs to help them overcome barriers to learning and supporting them to maximise their learning potential
  9. Assisting students with personal needs as required
  10. Participating in relevant professional development
  11. Accompanying students on external visits
  12. Taking personal responsibility for supporting, promoting and following all College policies in relation to health and safety, safeguarding, equality and diversity and data protection within the scope of the post 13 Performing administrative and organisational tasks relating to the work of the College, including participation in team meetings.

Skills and experience

  • Experience in learning support or support work with young people with learning disabilities (i.e. autism, ADHD etc.)
  • Experience with working within an educational environment providing academic support
  • Available to interview immediately
  • Right to Work & Enhanced Adult/Child DBS dated within the last 3 months or on the update service

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Amie Day
Business Manager
Education Recruitment Team
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