Psychology Graduate - Learning Support Assistant

Posted a week ago by TimePlan Education

Croydon, London
£75 - £95/day

Psychology Graduate - Learning Support Assistant

* Primary & Secondary SEND Schools
* Based in Croydon
* Full-time

We are currently looking to recruit Psychology Graduates to work as full-time Learning Support Assistants within SEND School in Croydon. You will be supporting pupils with different SEND needs such as Severe Learning Difficulties, Complex Needs, Autism and ADHD. Experience in supporting pupils with SEND needs is desirable but not essential, as training will be provided.

This position will give anyone considering a future in teaching valuable classroom-based experience supporting children on a one to one and group basis. We are looking for individuals that are dedicated and keen to help children of different age groups and have the ability to adapt to their individual needs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Supporting children or young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Willingness to assist with personal care if needed
  • Engage and support pupil's learning and development
  • Supervising pupil's behaviour and managing them when needed

Benefits to you

  • Dedicated consultant
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • The school is based in Croydon
  • Term Time only
  • School hours of 8.30am-3.30pm/4pm
  • A fast clearance process which can be accessed all online
  • Free online SEND training
  • Free Team Teach Training

Job Requirements

  • Experience in supporting children or adults with learning difficulties or disabilities is desirable but not essential
  • You must be comfortable with dealing with disruptive behaviours
  • Valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one
  • Available 5 days a week and able to commit to at least 1-4 months
  • Willing to learn new skills and happy to complete training

If you would like more information or would like to apply for this role, please submit your CV today

Start Date:
September 2022
Contract Length:
Job Reference:
Job ID:
Less than 10

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