SEND Workshop - Graduates & LSAs

70.00 - 85.00 GBP Daily + Benefits
24 Jul 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary & Secondary SEND Schools
Based across London
Full-time or Part-Time
Daily pay - depending on experience

Empowering learning are recruiting Graduates for our highly regarded Exploring SEND workshop on August 14th 2019. If you are a graduate considering a future in teaching but don't have any classroom-based experience, then our SEND workshop will give you the opportunity to start your career in Education as a Learning Support Assistant within an SEND setting. Similarly, if you are already a Learning Support Assistant, but would like more knowledge on SEND, this workshop may be for you as well. Our SEND specialist will deliver an Introduction to working with children and young adults with special needs. You will be required to attend a 1-day workshop, the session will last up to 4-hours and will cover different areas of SEND such as working with pupils with PMLD, Autism and Down Syndrome. This workshop will also look in to dealing with Challenging Behaviour and will help you better understand how to deal with this when are working as a Learning Support Assistant. Once the 1-day workshop is completed, we will then help you find a voluntary position for 4-5 days within one of our partnered SEND schools based in London. The 1-day Exploring SEND workshop will be FREE of charge and your voluntary placement is unpaid, once both are completed you will be able to work for Empowering learning as a Learning Support Assistant on a part-time or full-time basis.

Job Responsibilities

Comfortable supporting pupils with various Learning Difficulties
Ability to engage and support pupils
Assist with personal care
Supervising children's behaviour

Benefits to you

Free SEND workshop
Valuable classroom-based experience
Excellent rates of pay
Option of working Full-Time or Part-Time
Based across London

Job Requirements

Experience of supporting children or young adults with learning difficulties or disabilities desirable
Able to stay calm and de-escalate challenging Behaviour
Valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one
Available 2-5 days a week and able to commit to at least 1-6 months

If you would like more information or would like to apply for this role please submit your CV today or contact Ryan S-Barrow on (phone number removed) or via email on ryan.scoresby-barrow