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Learning Support Assistant

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Teaching personnel is the UK's leading education recruitment agency and we are looking for Learning Support Assistants to suppport children and young adults in SEND schools in Ashford, Kent.

Learning Support Assistants  work with children who have physical disabilities/mild to severe Learning Disabilities/Autism/Asperger's/ADHD/Dyslexia/Dyspraxia/complex social and emotional needs and mental health issues.

You do not need to have had previous experience to apply for this role, but prior experience working with children in a Nursery setting or as a Support Worker or Care Assistant would be advantageous.

The shifts are: Monday- Friday Time: 08:30-15:30 (there may be some days you are required to stay later for staff meetings or training- these will be paid)

The ideal candidates will have lots of patience, be resilient, be engagin and want to get the best out of the students.

Qualifications needed-Minimum would be A-C Grade GCSE's in English and Maths

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and we offer free child protection training and all of our candidates undergo a strict vetting procedure including an enhanced DBS.


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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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