Learning Support Assistant

£83.33 - £105 per day
Inner London - North
Long term
Start date: September 2024
Are you passionate about working with young people and having a big impact on the quality of their education? Are you looking for a dynamic and fulfilling role that is varied and based in an energetic environment? If so, Horizon Teachers have the perfect opportunity you for!

The role
We are looking to appoint several Learning Support Assistants (LSA) to start in September.

The role can be a great platform for experience, especially for candidates who are exploring a career in education and want to be part of and have greater understanding of an OUTSTANDING North London School.

Students supported by LSA's have a range of needs, some with complex social and emotional difficulties alongside difficulties with their core academic skills and cognitive functioning.
Other students have high academic skills but struggle to understand social norms and struggle with their emotional regulation. It important that whoever is appointed in this role has great inter-personal skills, works in an organised fashion with great communication within a team and independently and models high expectations academically as well as having positive social relationships for our young people to have those role models with people they connect with in school.

What is on offer
The Learning Support team is an incredibly valued part of the staff body. We know how much our students benefit from the one-to-one support our Learning Support Assistants provide them, both in and outside of the classroom.
This role offers you the chance to work creatively with staff and students to focus specifically on the context you will have, given your close bonds with these students. You will have the opportunity to get involved in many enrichments and wider-school activities, all of which are designed to expand our student's education far wider than what they learn in the classroom.
With a new build school, and state of the art facilities, the school latest technology to enhance learning.
The closest station is easily accessible and under a 5 min walk, with a large car park available for staff also.

What you can offer
With a diverse student body, we are looking for someone who has the ability to motivate and inspire students to achieve their best. You will bring enthusiasm and creativity to the role so that students, across all abilities, develop a love of learning despite the challenges they face. The ideal person will be a positive role model to our young people, exhibiting articulate communication, be an organised professional and committed to supporting disadvantaged students to achieve their best.

Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?
Why would you want to work with us at Horizon Teachers?
A team of specialist education consultants with many years of experience and including many ex-teachers.
Earn up to £300 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals.
We are one of the highest rated agencies with 4.8* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.
Easy registration process completed in full through one online link and a video consultation

The registration process with horizon was quick and simple, I was cleared quickly and then sent out to work the very next day! Thank you Horizon teachers and Rina Bhudia who is my consultant! Just great! 5 star Google review

Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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