Learning Support Assistant Opportunities (SEN College) SEAL83138

Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle
Salary range: £14,251 - £15,324 per annum + benefits
04 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client provides education and care for children and young people (up to 25 years old) with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties and disabilities, sensory impairment and communication disorders and autism.

They are recruiting for talented Learning Support Assistants for their specialist SEN College who want to make a real difference!  The age range of students is 19-25 years old.  Experience in a teaching assistant/learning support role in an SEN environment is preferred but may not be essential.  So, if you are passionate about providing education, care and support, have the right attitude and share our values, then we’d like to hear from you!

About the roles

  • These are term time permanent roles and will involve providing daily learning, personal care and support for students inside the classroom and on site.Some students may present challenging behaviour, so candidates should be comfortable working in this type of environment.
  • These are physically demanding roles with a requirement to keep up with the active students who like to run, use the adapted bikes and go in the swimming pool.

About their benefits

  • Pension scheme, on site gym, online retail and leisure discounts, doggy day care/grooming, employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, and free parking!
  • They have performance related pay reviews and offer good career development and training opportunities.

About our client

They run an Outstanding (Ofsted) special School, and a Specialist College with 17 on-site residential homes for children and young people with complex learning disabilities, physical disabilities and multisensory impairments.

They provide an excellent care environment that is safeguarded and committed to promoting learning, respect and independence, as well as dignity for all of their children and young adults.

They value their employees and recognise the need to recruit, retain and develop highly skilled and committed talent who share their vision and values!  They value diversity and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4pm (35 hours per week)

Holidays:  School holidays (Stockport Education Authority)

This charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

You may also have experience as:  Classroom Assistant, Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, SEN Assistant, Education Assistant

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.