17 Jan 2023

Part-Time Learning Support Assistant Springfield Essex

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

Year 3/4 Teacher Haverhill Suffolk

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant Springfield Essex

Vacancy Details: Learning Support Assistant Springfield Essex

The Role:

We are currently working with a Primary school near Springfield who are looking for a learning support assistant to join their team asap.  You will be helping 1 pupil within the school on a 1:1 basis. The pupil is in Year 2 and has Autism, so experience with SEN is preferable, but not essential. You will need to understand behaviour and emotional wellbeing in the pupil. The child does not like their personal space invaded, and the school are looking for a calm individual who can provide support when needed. 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, on a part time basis. You will be working 8:30am to 3:30pm on a Monday and Wednesday, and 8:30am to 1:15pm on Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays, with the potential to be full time if preferable for the candidate.

The ideal applicant

  • Will have experience of working within a school environment is preferable but not essential.
  • Ideally have experience with SEN
  • 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 until the end of the 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 then please get in touch or send us your CV.

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.

You can find out more about our giving back on our website: 4myschools- Giving Back

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

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