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Learning Support Assistant

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Job description

Do you want to be part of a team with high aspirations who want to make a difference?

Do you want to work with inquisitive children and collaborative staff?

Do you value being at the heart of a vibrant city? 


  • Experience of working with children
  • Experience of working in a school / academy environment
  • Level 2 LSA Qualification
  • Good numeracy, literacy, and communication skills
  • Level 2 (GCSE) minimum qualification in English, Mathematics + 3 other qualifications at grade C or higher
  • Good knowledge of ICT
  • Able to work constructively as part of a team whilst demonstrating initiative

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Support pupils’ learning activities, attend to additional learning needs, and help in development
  • Help with the care and support of pupils
  • Contribute to the health and well-being of pupils
  • Establish and maintain relationships with individual pupils and groups
  • Be an effective model for pupil behaviour
  • Assist pupils in carrying out schemes of work and programmes set by teaching staff
  • Support pupils’ in their individual learning and development, for example, in their acquisition of cognitive and learning skills
  • Help pupils to develop their literacy and numeracy skills, and thus to improve their attainment across the curriculum

In return, Teaching Personnel will offer you:

  • On going CPD opportunities
  • Competitive rates of pay - GBP65 - GBP75 per day dependent on experience
  • Work to suit your schedule and/or other commitments
  • A dedicated consultant to help you throughout
  • A weekly PAYE scheme, including employer pension contributions, subject to minimum requirements

Apply below with your up to date CV or call the East Midlands Secondary Branch on 0115 670 0104 today!

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 date.

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