1:1 Learning Support Assistant

Posted 6 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
North Cardiff
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

1:1 Learning Support Assistant

**Location: North Cardiff
**September Start

Twenty4Seven Education is looking for a Learning Support Assistant (LSA) To work in this lovely primary school located in the North of Cardiff. They are looking for an LSA to work one-to-one with a pupil in year 1 assisting them in their daily school life and in developing academically and personally.

The School

The school prides itself on providing resources and teaching that create a stimulating and enjoyable learning environment for all of its pupils. They are dedicated to equipping their pupils with the tools needed to develop academically, socially, and personally. The school is run by a team of dedicated staff who work together to build an educational setting that they are proud of and that the pupil can gain the confidence and skills they need for their futures. They are looking for a one-to-one LSA who will continue this passion for learning and will support the pupil encouraging them to reach their full potential.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working in September and will work term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 on weekdays. The successful candidate will be working 1:1 with a pupil in year 1 and will support them throughout the school year with the possibility of this becoming permanent.

As a one-to-one LSA you will:

Work one-to-one with a pupil in Year 1
Assist the pupil in accessing the curriculum
Assist the pupil in making progress academically, socially, and personally
Get to know the pupil and learn how to support them further in the best way possible
Provide feedback to pupils to assist their development under the guidance of the teacher
Discuss and put into action strategies to support the pupil with the teacher

The successful candidate:

Will be compassionate, caring, and enthusiastic
Will have experience working within an educational setting
Will have an understanding of how to support children with speech and language difficulties
Will have a good command of the English language
Will be able to implement and adapt learning activities
Teaching assistant qualifications are also desirable but not essential

The Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven Education:

Opportunities to work in a variety of local Schools & Colleges which enables you to establish where you work best
Twenty-4-Seven support from your designated consultant
Potential long-term roles
Competitive pay rates
Recommend-a-friend Scheme

Twenty 4 Seven Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and will be required to obtain an Education Workforce Council (EWC) check. Full assistance will be provided.