CORONAVIRUS NOTICE: Empowering Learning are still recruiting staff during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone.
Psychology & Sociology Graduate – Greenwich – September start
Based in South East London, Greenwich
Full-time or Part-TimeEmpowering learning are recruiting Psychology & Sociology Graduates to work on a full-time or part-time basis as a Learning Support Assistant within SEND Schools across Greenwich, South East London. You will be supporting pupils with different SEND needs such as Autism, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Complex needs and Challenging behaviour. This position will give anyone considering a future in teaching valuable classroom-based experience working as a 1:1 support assistant. We are seeking enthusiastic and hands-on Teaching Assistants that can take direction. If you are looking to start a career in Education, this is a great way to get yourself started, and this role will also suit anyone looking for part-time work while studying.
Comfortable supporting pupils with a range of Special Educational needs
Ability to engage and support pupils
Assist with personal care if needed
Supervising children’s behaviourBenefits to you
Free SEND Workshop
Excellent rates of pay
The option of working Full-Time or Part-time
Opportunities for CPD – access to Team Teach training Job Requirements
Experience of supporting children or young adults with learning difficulties or disabilities desirable
Able to stay calm and de-escalate challenging Behaviour
Valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one
Available 2-5 days a week and able to commit to at least 1-6 monthsIf you are looking to make a difference and have a passion for working with SEND pupils, we want to hear from you. Please submit your CV today or contact Sarah on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)