New Directions are currently recruiting Learning Support Assistants for Primary Schools in the Torfaen area. We are able to offer work to suit your schedule whether it be full time/part time. You will need to be caring and passionate about working with children. The right candidate will be reliable with good communication skills. We are looking for candidates who are able to assist children/teachers in achieving their daily tasks/ long term goals. Ideally we are looking for candidates that have experience working with children, however we do consider candidates with transferrable skills, eg. Sports coaches, social care workers, nursing etc.
Good time management
Passionate & caring
Capable of using different learning techniques to engage pupils
Personable & approachable
Use own initiative
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)
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
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry
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