Graduate Learning Support Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Barking and Dagenham, North East London

Ref: 4807Friday 26 April 2024

Graduate Learning Support Assistant

Barking and Dagenham

Immediate start

Permanent role

£21,700 per annum

Are you a graduate looking for the perfect role to support children with special educational needs?

Do you want to work in a brand-new school building with excellent facilities?

Are you looking to work in a school with a great supportive team and the chance to develop?


The role

I am looking for an enthusiastic person seeking a role as a Graduate Learning Support Assistant to join a lovely mainstream secondary school based in Barking. The school require an excellent Graduate Learning Support Assistant to work in their SEN department and encourage pupils to achieve the best that they can! The school have a great SENDCO and a fantastic team in their inclusion provision who will be able to offer you great support! This is a brilliant opportunity for a Learning Support Assistant looking to utilise their skills and make a difference to the lives of young people. The school building is brand new and offers fantastic facilities that will help you to support the students!


The Ideal Graduate Learning Support Assistant:

  • Focused and determined to encourage pupils to reach their full potential.
  • Be warm, friendly and able to form good relationships with children as well as having a genuine passion for the job.
  • Be a positive role model for all and always be promoting good behaviour.
  • Have a can-do attitude and always be looking for learning opportunities. You should be kind, empathetic and genuinely driven to improve the lives of others.    


What You Can Expect as a Graduate Learning Support Assistant:

  • The opportunity to work in a brand new building with great facilities!
  • The chance to develop YOUR career
  • To work with SEN children
  • A great supportive network
  • Permanent contract
  • PAYE payments!


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Interview preparation and coaching: we provide interview preparation and coaching tailored to the specific school to help you feel more confident and prepared for interviews.
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


Interested in hear about more roles like this across London and Essex? Is this role not quite perfect for you? Get in touch and tell me what you want in your career!

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Unfortunately if you are not contacted within 5 working days it means your application has been unsuccessful, we will however keep your records on file and contact you if a job role becomes available that we believe is perfect for you.

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