New Directions Education

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Sector: Additional Learning Needs (ALN)

A large number of our jobs are in additional learning needs and we fill many vacancies in schools with candidates who have particular experience in working with children classified as 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, as well as working with students who have Physical Disabilities (PD).

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Learning Support Assistant required for a post in Central Newport, September 2019

New Directions are currently working with a Learning Centre, close to Newport City Centre, to provide Teaching Assistants to work with Key Stage 3 and 4 aged children in the area. In addition to The Centre, there is also a site within a local Secondary School used for lessons, so the ability to travel between sites is essential. The Centre is supporting various pupils receiving one to one support for a number of reasons; Behaviour Issues, Additional Learning Needs and conditions that make pupils unable to engage in mainstream environments. The centre supports a number of children in small groups […]


Learning Support Assistant Vacancy; Roath Based Primary School, Cardiff

We are currently working with a long established Primary School based in the Roath area of Cardiff. Our clients are looking for a charismatic and resilient Learning Support Assistant to work within one of their challenging Key Stage 2 classes. The role will involve the general supporting of the class and the occasional need for one to one support with the particularly poorly behaved pupils. For the reasons mentioned the right candidate will have experience with behaviour related assignments.The position itself is Monday to Friday between the hours of 08:30 and 16:00 with a 1 hour break to be […]


Teaching Assistant needed in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan

New Directions are working with a School in the seaside town of Barry to provide them with a Level 3 Learning Support Assistant.You will be supporting the learning and development of  pupils within the Foundation Phase, having the responsibility of supporting the class teacher and taking small groups to complete individual programs such as Read/Write Inc, Jolly Phonics and Big Maths. Additional training in these programs would be beneficial but is not essential.If you are of an energetic nature and have the ability to build a rapport with the pupils, parents and staff you are working […]


Learning Support Assistant required for a Learning Resource Base in a Merthyr Primary School

New Directions are currently seeking a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work in a Learning Resource Base (LRB) in Merthyr Tydfil.The vacancy will entail working within a Key Stage 2 Learning Resource Base with pupils with Autistic Spectrum Difficulties.  This position will require someone with, proven experience of working with children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and a range of other complex additional needs.  You will need excellent behavior management skills and be able to work as part of a effective team.This position is a full time position 8.30am - 3.30am,  Monday […]


Learning Support Assistant Vacancies, Wirral

We are currently recruiting for experienced learning support assistants (LSA'S) to work in various schools based on the Wirral. We have a number of day to day supply posts and both short and long term positions available.You will be required to have a flexible approach and have the ability to work with children of all ages. You may be required to work either one to one with pupils or to support the class as a whole.We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, motivated, positive, professional, able to use their own initiative and able to think quickly in challenging situations. As […]


Special Educational Needs Teacher Job in Wirral

New Directions Education are looking to appoint an SEN (Special Education Needs) specialist Teacher to join an additional learning needs (ALN) school on the Wirral. The position is to start in May 2019 and continue for the rest of the academic year, covering a maternity leave. This is a large school with pupils aged from 11-19 years old. As an expierenced SEN teacher you will have worked in supporting pupils with complex special educational needs and/or disabilities - severe learning difficulties (SLD), autism (ASD), Multi sensory impairment (MSI) and Profound and multiple learning difficulties […]


Foundation Phase Teacher required for an Additional Learning Needs School, Cardiff West

New Directions are working with a School based in the West of Cardiff who are seeking a Foundation Phase Teacher to begin with them after the Easter Holidays. The post will be working 5 days per week, School hours, until the end of the Summer term. The post will include all aspects of Teaching; day to day classroom management, lesson planning and marking. The role will allow for Planning and Preparation time in the working week.The School work with pupils with a range of Additional Learning Needs statements. The class they are seeking cover for requires a Teacher with Autism experience.The […]


Learning Support Assistant required, Risca area, September 2019 Start

My Client is looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant to work in a one to one position. This post is with a male pupil who has Autism in a Comprehensive School in the Risca area.The role is full time consisting of working five hours a day during the school's hours. Due to the needs of the child a commitment to working long term is essential.Experience of working with children with autism is a must for this role preferably on a one to one basis. The child also has a highly focused interest in trains so any knowledge or background with trains would be hugely advantageous.The […]


British Sign Language (BSL) Learning Support Assistant, Risca

We are currently recruiting a learning support assistant (LSA) with a minimum of level 2 British Sign Language (BSL) qualification. The successful candidate will be required to fully support a pupil one to one in a Specialist Resouce Base (SRB) in a primary school in the Risca area. The successful candidate will be required to sign during all lessons and assist with developing the childs learning and abilities.Based in Risca town and is easily accesible via public transport and also offers on-site staff parking. Hours of work for this post would be between 8.30am – 3.00pm with a 30minute […]


Year 1 Learning Support Assistant required, Primary School, Torfaen

New Directions Education is currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work within a Year 1 class.  This position is a maternity cover due to start after Easter until the end of the summer term.  The position will involve both one-to-one and small group work to help pupils with both their numeracy and literacy skills.The school is looking for a person who is enthusiastic, flexible and able to adapt their approach to suit the pupil’s different ability levels.   There is a strong worth ethos within the school and they are looking for a like-minded candidate to join their […]