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1:1 Learning Support Assistants (LSA)

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced and reliable 1:1 Learning Support Assistant to work with children with SEN needs in a vibrant primary school setting.
The successful candidate will be joining a friendly and enthusiastic team that provides specialist support and a secure learning environment. They will have experience of supporting and encouraging individual pupils who need additional help in the classroom, either through educational interventions or learning activities.
Key responsibilities:
- Work 1:1 with pupils to support their learning and social development
- Assess pupil's needs and tailor interventions to improve pupil's learning, development and achievement
- Identify appropriate resources to deliver learning
- Adapt resources as needed to support specific needs
- Promote positive behaviour, support the development of independent learning and be a positive role model
- Participate in additional activities outside the classroom
- Qualified with NVQ Level 2 or equivalent
- Have at least 2 years' experience of working with children
- Able to engage children in meaningful activities
- Good working knowledge of safeguarding children
- Up-to-date with best practices in special education
- Strong communication, problem-solving and organizational skills
- Committed to developing and fostering good relationships with children, colleagues, and parents
This is a full-time, permanent position from Monday to Friday from 8.30-15.30. The successful candidate should be available to start as soon as possible.
If you have the skills and experience for this role, please submit your CV for immediate consideration. We look forward to hearing from you.

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How to apply

If this is a role that you would like to learn more about or would be interested in applying to, then please contact Kira Keech at Dunbar Education on 07897 014303 or email your CV

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