Accessibility Links

Learning Support Assistant

Job description

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

Learning Support Assistants work with children who have physical disabilities/mild to severe to profound Learning Disabilities/Autism/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 experience working with children in a nursery setting or as a Support Worker or Care Assistant would be advantageous.

This role will be to join our Bank/Short term supply of staff and you will be available at short notice to cover absences in the schools in your area.  There is a possibility of short term placements turning into a longer term and more permanent one.

The shifts will be: Monday- Friday Time: 08:30-15:30

You will need to have lots of patience, be engaging and have a resilient personality, as this role can be challenging at times!

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

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.

For details of our privacy policy, please see

Similar jobs