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Reeson Education
London , Greater London

Job Description


I am looking for 20 - 25 experienced, dedicated and pro-active Learning Support Assistants to join our team at Reeson Education as soon as possible. I have 25 positions available to start in September based in Special Needs Schools working small classes supporting children with needs such as Autism, Down Syndrome, Global Delay, SLD, PMLD and other complex cognitive difficulties. Depending on the needs of the students you may be expected to support them with Hoisting, Manual Handling Needs and Personal Care (feeding, changing and toileting). There will be comprehensive on the job training and lots of support both through our client schools (induction training, PECS, Makaton and Team Teach) as well as free CPD from Reeson Education covering Safeguarding, Introduction to SEN, Phonics, Effective Listening, Behaviour Management etc.)

You will be working with students aged between 5 - 19, each with statements of Special Education Needs. Most of the children you will be working with have very limited communication skills, and some are completely non-verbal. You will be working either 1:1 with a particular student or supporting a class alongside a team of fellow LSAs and the class teacher.

The personal care duties will include:

To be eligible to apply for this position, you will need to be available to start immediately, as well as being able to commit to working 8:30 - 4pm, 5 days per week. You must have a good command of numeracy and literacy, as this is especially important when supporting pupils with limited communication skills.

Ideally, you will have the following experience:

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