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Learning Support Assistant

Rochdale, Lancashire
£70.00 to £85.00
Job Type
14 Sep 2021
Position: Learning Support Assistant

Location: Rochdale

Pay: £70 - £85 per day

Career Teachers are looking to recruit an experienced learning support assistant to work at a secondary school in the Rochdale area. The position would suit someone who has previously worked as a learning support assistant, teaching assistant or cover supervisor within a secondary school environment.

The role will involve working with pupils in both KS3 & KS4 and supporting the class teacher. You will be required to work predominantly with pupils on a 1-1 basis. The position will begin ASAP and will continue on a full-time basis until the end of the academic year.

The students will be attending a variety of lessons so you will need to be flexible and adaptable in your approach. Some pupils may be disengaged from the lesson or exhibit disruptive behaviour and these individuals may require particular attention and support.

Key requirements:

Previous experience working with secondary age pupils
Tenacious, flexible and adaptable
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Excellent listening and communication skills
Good behaviour management strategies
Ability to work with and support the class teacher

If you are passionate and enthusiastic about helping secondary age students with their studies and can quickly engage and build rapport with students, we want to hear from you. Apply today and submit your details.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients
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  • Job Reference: 372758908-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Career Teachers
    Career Teachers
  • Location: Rochdale, Lancashire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £85.00
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary