We are looking for a talented Learning Support Worker to lead a small nurture room providing catch up work across the curriculum with individuals or small groups of pupils with social, emotional and mental health [SEMH] needs (mainly anxiety and low self-esteem) and special educational needs (SEN). Reporting to the Inclusion Manager, the successful candidate will have a desire to build positive relationships with students and remove the barriers to learning through leading mindfulness sessions, self-esteem, positive thinking, social skills, friendship and resilience. Key skills required for this role are: patience, initiative, flexibility in thinking and to have a good level of literacy and numeracy.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.
We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
For further information, and to download an application form, please visit lawnswoodschool.co.uk. Send your completed application form (Support Staff version) with a covering letter (of no more than 2 sides A4), addressed to Mrs. J. Bell, preferably by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to HR Admin, Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG.
Closing date: Tuesday 17 April 2018 at 9.00am.