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1-1 Learning Support Assistant Job Clacton Essex

Job Details: 1-1 Learning Support Assistant Job Clacton Essex

About the Role:

We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Teaching Assistant to provide one-on-one support for a child with ADHD in Clacton-on-Sea. This is a full-time position requiring an individual who can offer consistent, patient, and understanding care to a student who exhibits physically aggressive behaviour. The child is on medication, and the successful candidate will be crucial in managing their day-to-day activities and learning environment.

Key Responsibilities:

– Provide one-on-one support to a child with ADHD, ensuring their safety and promoting a positive learning experience.
– Implement behaviour management strategies to address and mitigate physically aggressive behaviour.
– Assist with academic tasks and help the child stay focused and engaged in their learning.
– Collaborate with teachers, SENCO, and other school staff to create a supportive and structured environment.
– Monitor and record the child’s progress, providing feedback to relevant parties.
– Support the child’s social and emotional development.
– Adapt learning materials and activities to meet the child’s specific needs.


– Experience working with children with ADHD or similar conditions.
– Knowledge of behaviour management techniques.
– Patience, empathy, and resilience in managing challenging behaviour.
– Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
– Relevant qualifications (e.g., CACHE Level 3, NVQ Level 3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning) are desirable but not essential.
– An enhanced DBS check (or willingness to undergo one).

What We Offer:

– A supportive working environment within a dedicated school community.
– Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
– Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
– The chance to make a meaningful impact on a child’s educational journey.

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.
We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work.
We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website: http://www.4myschools.org
4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard. https://recawards.evessiocloud.com/recawards2023/en/page/hall-of-fame
We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.
The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements.

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