LSA - Visually Impaired Student

DG-VILSAWEST
£65 - £85 per day
September 2018
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Graduate LSA - Visually Impaired Experience 
Westminster
August/September Start
Ofsted ‘Outstanding School

Are you a recent graduate with experience of working with visually impaired students?
Looking for an exciting new role this year?

Horizon Teachers is currently working with a well know Academy in the borough of Westminster who are looking for a graduate to join their SEN department to help support a student who is visually impaired.
The school is a firm believer of ‘Education Is Success’ which they feels captures the sense of optimism and determination to succeed, They aim to develop resilience in their students and the ability to be tenacious in their quest to be the best that they can be in all aspects of their lives, they draw out their individuals talents and celebrate their personal achievements and their individual contribution.

The Academy provides an award-winning education, they have a huge ambition and aspiration for every student and their commitment to their success is combined with excellent pastoral support to make sure that students feel safe, secure and successful at all times, They enable their students to discover genuine interests that extend beyond the classroom and to express themselves by encouraging a broad understanding of the world, a social conscience and a considerate approach to other people.

Noted in their latest Ofsted report ‘Overall students make outstanding progress the proportion of students achieving five GCSE grades A*- C including English and mathematics is well above average, Disabled students and those who have special educational needs make outstanding progress as a result of the academy’s targeted interventions to support their achievement, Students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is greatly enhanced by an outstanding range of extra-curricular activities as a result students have high aspirations for their futures’.

To be considered for this role you will have the following;

  • Experience of working with students who are visually impaired
  • Educated to a degree level
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The ability to engage with and inspire young people
  • Good communication both written and verbal
  • Experience of working with children (Desired)
  • Passionate about education
  • Positive can do attitude

This fantastic opportunity is due to start in September with the right person possibly starting in late August and will be on a fixed term contract for the whole academic year (July 2019), if you feel you are the right person for this role then please apply with an updated copy of your CV.

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 and the South East. 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.                                                                                                                                                                                                       -  Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon   -

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