16 Jan 2023

Part-Time EAL Learning Support Assistant Chelmsford Essex

4myschools – Posted by Jasmine.Purcell Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom

Year 3/4 Teacher Haverhill Suffolk

Job Description

EAL Learning Support Assistant Chelmsford Essex

Vacancy Details: EAL Learning Support Assistant Chelmsford Essex

The Role:

We are currently working with a popular Primary school located on the outskirts of Chelmsford who are looking for a Part time Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant to join their team ASAP. You will be working with a pupil on a 1:1 basis with a child who needs additional support and settling into the class. The child does not have any behavioural issues. They have only recently arrived in the UK in December, and their first language is not English, so will need a candidate who can provide support whilst they are adapting to the UK School curriculum. The pupil is currently working at age 3 level.  Ideally the school are looking for a candidate who has experience with EAL. The school are very organised with support plans in place for the child, the SENCO and class teacher are very supportive.

The role is to start ASAP 1-2 days per week, term time only with the becoming permanent for the right person.

The school is a friendly, welcoming place and is well liked by our teachers and support staff. The school is located on the outskirts of Chelmsford. They received a ‘Good’ Ofsted rating following their last inspection.

The ideal applicant

  • Will have experience of working with EAL pupils or students in a primary school environment is preferable but not essential.
  • Has the ability to develop strong relationships with pupils and staff.
  • Creative, patient, empathic and adaptable
  • Ideally a have TA/LSA qualification or equivalent or a graduate (not essential)
  • A genuine passion for supporting children is essential
  • A DBS or willingness to obtain one (we can do this for you)

The role

  • The position is to work in a mainstream primary school on a part time basis for the whole academic year, becoming permanent for the right candidate
  • You will be working with pupils on an individual basis
  • Setting up the classroom in preparation for the pupils arriving
  • Communicating with the Teacher/SENCO effectively

If you are interested in this position or any other support roles within primary schools then please do get in touch.

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools have been supplying schools across the whole of East Anglia with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009. By joining us, you could be one of those candidates. You will be supported by a team of experts, some of which have been working within the education recruitment sector for over 20 years.

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard. We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year. The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements. This means we have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards.

4myschools offers a choice of how you would like to be paid, which includes our PAYE with no weekly fees or employers tax costs passed onto you.

We also use a fantastic app called ‘updatedge’ which allows you to update your own availability; receive and apply to job offers instantly; and connect direct to hiring managers – all from your smart phone. This gives you full flexibility to manage your own weekly calendar and pick up work when you want it.

Giving Back to Education

We believe that our business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach. You will also make a difference on an international level to areas of poverty in the developing world. Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education in developing countries.

How to Apply

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, please send a copy of your CV to Jasmine.Purcell@4myschools.org or call 01245 353808

Job Categories: Learning Support Assistant Essex. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: Education, Learning, LSA, Staff and Support.

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