Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant
SEN School
Merton, London
Long-Term, Full-Time
Immediate Start
£85-£95 Per Day

A SEN school in Merton is looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join their hospital school team. As a Learning Support Assistant you will be supporting on both a 1:1 and small group basis with Secondary-aged pupils who have needs inclusive of autism (ASD), behaviour and social emotional mental health (SEMH) needs. You will be given the opportunity to have some outreach responsibilities to encourage pupils to re-engage with education. Practitioners with a background and/or keen interest in psychology and mental health would be a great addition to the school. They will also warmly accept applications from graduates in fields related to psychology.

  • £85-£95 per day (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • Long-term, full-time
  • Immediate start
  • Good transport links and parking available

The successful Learning Support Assistant will:

  • Have a positive and creative attitude
  • Be keen to make a positive impact amongst your class and wider school
  • Have good SEN experience, especially of autism (ASD), behaviour and social emotional mental health (SEMH) needs
  • Ideally have a background and/or keen interest in psychology and mental health
  • Have a valid enhanced DBS

If this sounds like you, please apply with your CV today!

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UCM Education specialises in placing teachers and support staff in schools and nurseries throughout the UK. Due to the number of applications we receive for job posts, we cannot contact all unsuccessful applicants. We are an Equal Opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Posted
05/01/2022
Location
UK, UK, UK