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Day2Day Learning Support Assistant

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Learning Support Assistants (LSA) - Ad Hoc Supply Work in Chesham

Agency: Dunbar Education

Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Position: Learning Support Assistants (LSA) - Ad Hoc Supply

Type: Temporary/Ad Hoc

Start Date: Immediate

About the Role:

Dunbar Education is delighted to be working with a reputable non-selective secondary school in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, that is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated Learning Support Assistants (LSAs) for regular, ad hoc supply work. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals with previous experience in a similar role within a UK secondary school setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting students with additional educational needs, both in the classroom and through targeted interventions.
  • Assisting teachers with lesson preparation and delivery, ensuring all students have access to the curriculum.
  • Providing one-to-one or small group support to students who require additional assistance.
  • Helping to manage classroom behavior and maintaining a positive learning environment.
  • Supporting students' social and emotional development.
  • Collaborating with teachers and other LSAs to develop and implement effective support strategies.
  • Monitoring and reporting on student progress to teachers and SEN coordinators.
  • Encouraging and promoting the inclusion of all students within the school community.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience working as a Learning Support Assistant in a UK secondary school is essential.
  • A passion for education and a commitment to supporting students with diverse needs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work on an ad hoc basis, often with short notice.
  • A positive and proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • An understanding of various learning difficulties and strategies to support students effectively.

Benefits:

  • Competitive daily rates of pay.
  • Flexible working arrangements to suit your availability.
  • Opportunity to gain experience in a variety of educational settings.
  • Supportive and friendly work environment.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.

How to Apply:

If you have the required experience and are passionate about making a difference in students' lives, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your suitability for the role in response to the advert.

Join Dunbar Education and help support the next generation of learners in Chesham!

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