Tradewind Recruitment is extremely busy and established education supply agency based in Leicestershire and we are looking for candidates to support children with additional needs in schools. We are working in partnership with a range of different settings in the area, including mainstream Primary and Secondary schools, Special Schools, Pupil Referral Units and Alternative education settings. We are seeking flexible individuals looking for either part-time or full-time opportunities in the area. Working hours are generally between 0 during the week and term time only. We are looking for experience or knowledge in one of the following areas of SEND needs, such as Dyslexia, SpLD, Autism, SEMH or Literacy and Numeracy support.
Main responsibilities and duties of the role of a behaviour focused learning support assistants are:
Assisting the young people in their work, either in small groups or in classes, supporting a specific student on a 1:1 basis
Helping the students to remain focussed and on task Supporting students with SEND/SEMH, including ASC and SpLD (Specific Learning Difficulty)
Supporting the class teacher with differentiation so all students can access the curriculum
Offer empathetic, engaging approach and support to the pupil both academically and pastorally
Create a fun, fair and learning environment
Always follow school & DFE behaviour and safeguarding policies
Ability and skills to manage challenging behaviour at times in a positive, patient and professional manner as stated within the safeguarding and behaviour policies
Monitor students learning, social, emotional and behavioural progress against targets and report any changes.
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