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Learning support assistant - Walthamstow

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Job description

Do you have a passion for motivating children and providing an engaging learning environment?

Are you a resilient individual?

Are you looking for a rewarding career?

If yes, this role could be for you!

An amazing secondary school based in Walthamstow are committed to providing a supportive learning environment for pupils with a range of special educational needs. The school cater to students with autism across KS3 and KS4; they have a specialist PMLD unit to which they cater to students with physical disabilities.

They are currently looking to appoint a teaching assistant to provide 1:1 support for a high functioning 16 year old autistic boy. This particular student displays challenging behaviour often in physical outbursts and does need support in personal care.

*Immediate start*

*Manual handling training would be advantageous for securing this role but is not a requirement*

Ideal attributes:

  • Motivate young pupils in their education
  • Effective team player and be able to support both teaching staff and support staff in the classroom
  • Resilient in working with challenging behaviour and has a positive attitude
  • Outgoing personality and is able to use their own initiative when needed


  • Opportunity to make a positive impact upon a student's education and learning environment
  • Onsite training and development opportunities to progress in your career
  • State of the art facilities
  • Competitive salary

If this is the role that you have been looking for and you are seeking a new opportunity in education, then why wait? Contact Asllan today on 0207 593 3078 or email with an up to date CV and cover letter!

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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