Job description

Role: Learning Support Assistant

Location: Tower Hamlets

Start date: Immediate

Pay: £85-£95 per day (salary dependent on experience).

Are you passionate about education and making a positive impact on young minds? Do you believe that every student deserves the opportunity to succeed, regardless of their challenges or abilities? If so, GSL Education has an exciting opportunity that could be perfect for you!

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our client school as Learning Support Assistants. As a Learning Support Assistant, you'll play a vital role in providing additional support and guidance to students, helping them overcome barriers to learning and reach their full potential.

Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Individualised Support: Working closely with students, both in and out of the classroom, to provide tailored support that addresses their specific learning needs and challenges.
  2. Assistance with Learning Activities: Assisting teachers in delivering lessons and learning activities, ensuring that all students are engaged and supported throughout the learning process.
  3. Behaviour Management: Supporting students in managing their behaviour and emotions, promoting a positive and inclusive learning environment for all.
  4. Assessment and Progress Tracking: Helping to assess student progress and development, providing feedback to teachers and parents on areas for improvement and success.
  5. Building Relationships: Developing positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues, fostering a collaborative and supportive learning community.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a genuine passion for working with young people and supporting their educational journey.
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students and colleagues alike.
  • Be patient, empathetic, and adaptable, with a willingness to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Have previous experience working in a similar role or a strong desire to learn and develop in the field of education.

In return, we offer:

  • Professional Development: Opportunities for training and development to enhance your skills and knowledge in the field of education and learning support.
  • Rewarding Work: Experience the satisfaction of knowing that your efforts are making a real difference in the lives of students and their families.
  • Supportive Environment: Join a supportive and collaborative team of professionals who are committed to providing the best possible learning experience for all students.
  • Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, reflective of your skills, experience, and dedication.

You are required to have the following:

  • The Right to Work in the UK
  • An enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application through us
  • Two professional child related references
  • An Updated CV

We at GSL Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All our roles are subject to relevant checks and procedures. Our advertised teaching roles relate to real vacancies that exist at our client schools. We also offer, via our partner, access to accredited Education relevant CPD courses.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of young people with SEMH needs. Join us on our mission to inspire, empower, and transform lives!

If you are interested in this role please apply with an up to date CV or contact Chey in the GSL Education London SEN team.