We are looking for a suitably qualified Learning Support Assistant to support the smooth running of an excellent mainstream independent prep school on a full time temporary contract.
Our client is a well-regarded co-educational independent day and boarding school, offering a top education for pupils aged 7 to 13. The school is surrounded by the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, but is still easily accessible to London and Cambridge. The school aims for strong academic results, yet plenty of time is devoted to sport, music, drama, art and many other activities with high standards achieved in all areas. Their aim is to develop a happy, confident and well-motivated children, who enjoy coming to school and enjoy learning.
The school are now looking for a qualified Learning Support Assistant to join them on a full time, temporary basis for approximately a month. The successful Learning Support Assistant candidate will ensure that the school actively promotes inclusive practice and supports children who have Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. The Learning Support Assistant role will support the Head of Learning Support by assisting children with SEND across the whole age range of the school to reach their potential. The ideal Learning Support Assistant will have a minimum of a Level 3 childcare related qualification, a SEND qualification and experience of delivering evidence based interventions and personalised learning. The Learning Support Assistant will conduct intervention and support lessons for individuals/groups when needed, support the development of pupils’ confidence and self-esteem, support students in study skills and be proactive in developing and producing differentiated learning materials.
If you do have the relevant requirements and would like to be considered for this opportunity please send through your CV, or call Katie at Connaught for more information. Please also note that candidates will be invited to interview as and when the applicant’s CV is received – we are not waiting until the close of the advert to shortlist.
Connaught Education – The Independent Schools Specialist
Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.