Teaching Assistant – ALN,

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  • Salary: £80.00 - 87.00 per day
  • Start date: To be confirmed
  • Job Type: Temporary
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Job Description

New Directions are currently recruiting for a full time learning support assistant position within the additional learning needs sector. We want candidates who feel confident to work with a range of different needs, striving to make children’s school experience a fun and safe environment, giving them the tools to reach their full potential.

A child-based role or support work background is desirable for this role as well as a calm demeanour and the ability to adapt to the changing environment that comes with an ALN setting.

Ideally, we ask for 3 months minimum experience working with children, or have a child based qualification.

You will have:

  • Good understanding of English language
  • A proactive attitude
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Capability to monitor behavioural needs and support pupils with low self-esteem
  • A calm demeanour and encouraging nature
  • Commitment

You will need:

  • A minimum of 3 months child-based experience
  • Contactable references
  • A Child and Adult DBS – or be willing to undertake one via New Directions
  • A willingness to complete mandatory training when required

New Directions Education Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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