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Two fantastic schools in Cambridge are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to aid and support pupils with SEMH (Challenging Behaviour, ADHD) and Autism on a 1:1 basis.

This role is ideal for applicants that have little or no experience working within schools, but have aspirations of becoming a teacher and working within education in the near future. If you are looking to gain experience supporting or working with children in a professional environment, and are interested in starting a career within education then please get in touch.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be expected to:

  • Motivate and engage the pupils
  • Encourage and aid development of pupils while consistently reporting feedback to leading members of staff.
  • Work alongside key school staff to reduce levels of unauthorised absence and improve levels of attendance and behaviour of the pupils; all of which could be possible through your dedication and commitment to the role
  • Ensure that tasks are carried out professionally, but also in a fun and rewarding manner.

If you possess any of the following, then you are highly desirable for the role:

  • A Degree (BA, Masters)
  • Training (Team Teach, Norfolk/ Cambridge Steps)
  • Armed Forces Experience
  • Support Work Experience
  • Prison Services Experience

If you are interested, we would love to hear from you.


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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