Learning Support Assistant
Vision for Education - Manchester
salary: 75.00 British Pound . GBP Daily
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Job type: temporary
Job industry: Education
Learning Support Assistant - Secondary
Tameside - General Supply - Various Assignments
Various Start Dates - Term Time Only
The role - Vision for Education are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant, to work with pupils in our Secondary and further education settings. We are looking for someone to join our successful supply teaching team, commencing this January. The desired Teaching Assistant should have a positive outlook and excellent communication skills - We are looking for someone who can think creatively to adapt to pupil's needs and aspirations.
Duties may include:
Working 1:1 with pupils
Dealing with any immediate problems or emergencies according to the school's policies and procedures
The role should not require any active teaching, marking or planning
Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications.
The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
-You will need to have a minimum of 6 weeks of experience within a school environment in order to work with us, ideally within a Secondary School.
-Qualifications you ideally may hold; Any degree or recognised teaching qualification, or; Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools; Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools; Level 3 Certificate in Cover Supervision of Pupils in Schools (City and Guilds or OCR).
-Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of educational professionals.
-Have a passion for working with young people.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
About Vision for Education
Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company Tes Global.
What Vision for Education offer
As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350.
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks
£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
If you are a Learning Support Assistant/Learning Support Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Manchester Secondary team on (phone number removed).