Learning Support Assistant

Posted by Staffroom Education on 20/02/2020 (10:26)

Cardiff, South Glamorgan
20/02/2020 (10:26)
Staffroom Education

Staffroom Education are looking for Learning Support Assistants (LSA) to work within several nurseries in the Cardiff area. We are looking for candidates who are flexible and have a passion of working with children especially babies and toddlers as we have several temporary positions available with an immediate start. You may also be required to change nappies as well as help with toileting and feeding. Experience within a nursery setting would be beneficial.

We cover day today positions as well as sort term and long-term positions.

The ideal candidate should have at least 3 months, recent experience of working within a classroom environment OR hold the relevant Teaching Assistant Qualification Level 2, Level 3, Level 4 or degree in Early Years and Education or Childhood Studies.

The role of the Teaching Assistant is:

  • Help prepare the classroom before class
  • Tidy the classroom at the end of each class
  • Support the teacher when needed
  • Support reading groups
  • Help with group activities
  • Provide one to one support as well as working within small groups
  • Help with administrative tasks
  • Provide feedback to the teacher on the pupil’s progress
  • To be aware of the planning and preparation of work
  • To assist with the development of basic Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills

This role, along with all other teaching assistant vacancies currently on offer at Staffroom Education, has excellent benefits including:

The very best rates of pay, incorporating our innovative Scalable Payment Structure (SPS); Guaranteed Pay Scheme; Flexible payment options to suit your circumstances; Regular and varied work specific to your needs; Hands-on support throughout assignment and beyond; Referral Scheme for recommendations; Consultation and assistance with CPD; Advice on CV writing, interview techniques etc.

If you are interested in applying for this or any other vacancy, please click 'Apply Now'!

Staffroom Education is committed to the safeguarding of children and as such, require any individuals applying for positions to undergo or be in possession of a valid and enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB).

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