LSA - SEN School - Benfleet, Essex

JDS Recruitment are currently working in partnership with a thriving community special school providing for learners aged 3 – 19yrs with complex learning difficulties (SLD, PMLD, ASD)

Many learners require high levels of support, which may include personal and health care needs and or behaviour which challenges others.

This is an opportunity to join a supportive and committed staff team.

The school are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant who is positive, enthusiastic, energetic and passionate about valuing individuals.

About the school

  • Community Special School maintained by the Local Authority.

  • Caters for up to 210 learners between three and nineteen years of age.

  • Co-educational school for learners with severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties.

  • Approximately 60% have a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorder and approximately 30% have significant physical and/or sensory impairments.

  • The School offers a flexible approach to learning and life opportunities, respecting and valuing the individuality of every learner.

  • Onsite car park and accessible by public transport

  • Located in Benfleet, Essex

The successful candidate must be able to commit to a full-time role and have or undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

If you would like extra information on this Learning Support Assistant position, then please contact JDS Recruitment as soon as possible for a confidential discussion.

Alternatively, please email your CV for an immediate call back about this and other roles.

JDS Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.