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Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant

Vision for Education Manchester


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Pay rates begin at £60 per day (dependent upon experience)
Job type:
Full Time, Supply
Start date:
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4 January 2018

Job overview

Vision for Education are currently recruiting for Learning Support Assistants, experience with children with complex needs is essential for a residential school with complex needs in Bury. 

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate characteristics of high quality support and implement strategies for improving and sustaining high standards of teaching and learning.  It is essential that you have experience providing assistance to students with complex needs. You will be required to work with pupils to build positive relationships and help children overcome barriers to learning. Experience supporting the teaching of core subjects such as English, Maths, Science and Functional skills is desirable along with experience facilitating 1:1 or small nurture group interventions. 

The residential school in Bury currently has a small cohort of children across Primary, Secondary and FE but are looking to expand in the new academic year. The pupils within the school have an array of complex needs including ASC, sensory impairments, learning difficulties and social and emotional difficulties.  

Whilst working with Vision for Education our staff have full accessibility to our CPD courses:

  • Team teach, 
  • Mental Health awareness, 
  • Child protection and Safeguarding, 
  • Autism awareness,
  • Plus many more.   

About Vision for Education Manchester

+44 161 273 7475

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Created in 2008, Vision for Education is a well-established, market-leading teacher supply agency with industry experience and expertise.

What we do

We provide a high-quality recruitment service for schools of all kinds. We’re always interested in talking to teachers, teaching assistants, cover supervisors and other support staff with any level of experience – whether you’re an NQT, busy parent or semi-retired! If you’re looking for daily supply, short & long-term cover – or even a permanent role – we can help. We have branches across the country, with our head office based in Sheffield.

Our values

We operate under a simple set of values which impact on everything we do. Our aim is always to be open, honest and ethical in the way we do business; both internally with the way we treat our staff, and externally, in how we look after our clients and candidates. This unique approach to recruitment has made us the first port of call for both schools and teachers alike.

What we offer

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

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