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Foundation Phase Learning Support Assistants, Bridgend

  • Location: Bridgend
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Salary: 61.25 per day
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Additional Learning Needs (ALN)
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are currently recruiting for Learning Support Assistant’s (LSA’s) for primary schools throughout the Bridgend area. We are looking for LSA’s who have experience of working within the foundation phase.

Schools are looking for candidate’s who are enthusiastic, are able to use their initiative and also build rapport with both the pupils and other staff members within the school. The successful candidates will also help with the supervision of pupils during break and lunch on a rota basis.

The positions currently available are both day-to-day and long-term cover which offers flexibility or security working around your availability and requirements for work.

If you are interested in this type of work please contact the LSA Team on 02920 390133 option 1.

Job Specification

A large number of our jobs are within the ALN sector. We fill many vacancies in schools with candidates who have the right experience and qualifications.

To work in an Additional Learning Needs (ALN) role you will need:

  • Ideally experience working in an ALN environment or from a care background
  • An excellent track record
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work short-term and long-term.

We are always looking for candidates who have particular experience in working with children classified as having:

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Dyslexia
  • Dyspraxia
  • Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI)
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD)
  • Profound and Moderate Learning Difficulties (PMLD)
  • Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)
  • Severe Learning Difficulties
  • Physical Disabilities (PD).

What New Directions Education Ltd offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
  • We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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