learning support assistant in woking

07 February 2019
emily stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 7.83 - £ 10.27 per hour
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woking, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 7.83 - £ 10.27 per hour
reference number
emily stokes, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Do you have a passion for ensuring young adults reach their full potential? Have you got experience working with learning difficulties and/or disabilities? Are you looking for a role that involves both education and care?

A college near Woking are looking for a Learning Support and Care Assistant to provide support for students with severe and complex learning difficulties and/or disabilities. You take part in aiding these young adults to gain more independence, learn life and living skills and progress into a supported living environment.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Online e-learning training modules
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-Career advice
-Team teach training
-Exclusive online services
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-On call 24/7

College Benefits:
-Free on-site parking
-Set on extensive grounds
-Central location, near the town centre
-Huge, varied curriculum
-Specialist training workshops to mirror real-life scenarios

Your responsibilities will include:
-Physically supporting learner, pushing wheelchairs, working with animals and working outside in all weathers
-Supporting learners with managing behaviour and accessing the curriculum
-Ensuring accurate student records are maintained
-Helping to build students' confidence and motivation
-Acting as a liaison between tutor and student

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-Significant experience working with young people or adults with a range of learning difficulties
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-Be able to adapt to a range of working environments and different learning abilities
-Be self-motivated and have the ability to work as part of a team
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
-Ability and willingness to travel between sites and elsewhere on a regular basis
-Have an understanding of health and safety implications

If this role sounds perfect for you and you can't wait to get stuck into the varied college curriculum then apply now! Interviews are currently being held!
For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


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