learning support assistant in bristol

24 July 2018
alex mcmahon, randstad education
job type
£ 55 - £ 65 per day
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bristol, south west
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 55 - £ 65 per day
reference number
alex mcmahon, randstad education
0161 200 1930
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job description

Do you have experience working as a Learning Support Assistant? Are you an enthusiastic individual who can deal with any challenge which is put in front of them? Do you enjoy taking responsibility for playing a part in developing children's learning? If you find yourself answering 'yes' to the previous questions then apply to this job of endless opportunities today!

The college caters for people with special educational needs and has received an OFSTED rating of 'Good' for both Education and Care. The school has an age range of 6-25 and its mission is to provide an educational and therapeutic learning environment for the students. The grounds have a large open space and state of the art facilities. Parents are positive about the school and they welcome the high-quality care and education their children receive.

The Benefits:

* Competitive pay rate
* Local work
* Free parking
* Scope for professional development
* State of the art facilities
* Lots of CPD opportunities

The Responsibilities

* Share focus of school leader
* Engaging with pupils and parents
* Supporting the Teacher to deliver creative lessons
* Supporting the students to learn during lessons
* Helping 1-2-1 students to access lessons
* Involvement in extracurricular activities


* Qualification at NVQ Lvl 3 or other relevant qualification preferred
* Maths and English qualifications at Level 2 or above (GCSE Grade C or above)
* Ability to innovate in learning experiences.
* Outstanding communication skills.

If you feel you are suitable for this role and would like to be considered, please apply now and send your CV forward in order to put yourself in the best position to take your career to the next level! You will need to satisfy eligibility to work criteria, referencing details and have a DBS (we can help you to obtain) that is registered on the update service.


ability to track progression in attainment,background in youth work,behaviour management,building relationships,classroom management,communication,de-escalation techniques,empathy,experience in administering medication,experience in managing challenging behaviour,experience with autism spectrum disorders,experience with learning difficulties,experience with social emotional mental health,inclusiveness,manual handling,marking,mentor experience,personal care experience,planning,resilience,restraint training,speech and language therapy experience


CACHE level 1 or 2,CACHE level 2 or 3,NVQ level 3