Learning Support Assistant- Cardiff,
- Salary: £60.00 per day
- Start date: As soon as possible
- Job Type: Temporary
- Sector: Additional Learning Needs (ALN)
Are you a graduate looking for a career path working with children? Do you have a passion to really make a difference to a child’s learning journey? Then this job may be the one for you!
New Directions are recruiting for Learning Support Assistants to work in an additional learning needs school in the Cardiff Area.
You will predominantly be working with children with emotional difficulties so you will required to support them through this during school.
If you have the below attributes then please apply for this job!
- Flexible and adaptable
- Willing to get stuck in with any given task
- Using your own initiative
- Degree level and above
Please note, experience with children is preferred by not essential, as long as you have a ‘can-do’ attitude then you will be a great fit for the role!
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 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