Location: Weston Super Mare
Type: interim contract, part-time (am’s only, hours TBC)
Dates: 6th September until further notice
Pay: £36.92 – £49.24 (per morning session)
Elementa are recruiting for a confident Learning Support Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a Year 2 child with additional learning needs. The child has SEND relating to SEMH and has not been in education for over 1 year.
For this role, the ideal applicant will be able to deliver clear guidance and expectations to the child in order to manage their often challenging behaviour. If you have had previous training in postitive behaviour management, or other skills and experience of working with learners that display challenging behaviour, we’d love to heard from you.
This role will be based at a CofE primary school on the outskirts of Weston Super Mare which has long held an Ofsted good rating, with a notable strong & compassionate leadership team. Pupils at this primary school achieve in the top 20% of primary schools nationally.
Standards of overall behaviour at the school are very good and the school works hard to encourage cross-yeargroup interaction and peer interaction. Embracing cultural difference and general inclusion is also actively championed at the school.
The successful applicant will enjoy working with supportive colleagues, a whole-school collaborative & inclusive environment and the rewarding opportunity to support a child in developing their interpersonal skills alongside their peers.
Elementa is the recruiting partner and interested applicants will be required to complete pre-screening and the registration process for Elementa. This includes full vetting & background checks and application for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure unless you have a current DBS on the update service. You will also be required to complete and submit an online application form to Elementa in order to formalise your application for this role.
This role will be run through Elementa Education. All candidates working through Elementa are expected to engage with their respective role as if employed permanently from the outset. Elementa Education has a fair play policy, respecting the teacher main pay scale structure (where applicable) and only employ candidates on a PAYE basis (no umbrella companies or self-employed statuses.) All candidates will be eligible for free CPD training relevant to the nature of their Elementa contract role.
If you are interested and feel you have the right skills for this job role, please apply straight away with your full up to date CV or call the office to discuss the role further.