Learning support assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside
Date Posted: 07 Feb 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£76 - £85 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning support assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside

As a learning support assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing specialised support to children within a SEND provision. Collaborating with a team of educators and professionals, you will contribute to creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one and group support to children with special educational needs.
  • Collaborate with teachers, therapists, and support staff to implement individualised support plans.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive atmosphere to enhance student's social and academic growth.
  • Monitor and document student progress, providing valuable feedback to the wider support team.


  • Proven experience as a Learning Support Assistant, particularly in a special educational needs setting.
  • Empathy, patience, and a genuine commitment to the well-being and development of children with SEN.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to adapt to diverse learning styles and individual requirements.

To be considered for this role, we require:

  • Proof of Right to Work (Passport or Birth Certificate).
  • A CV covering 10 years of education or employment.
  • A fully enhanced DBS certificate or a willingness to process one with us (cost refunded).

If you are interested in this Learning Support Assistant role in Knowsley, the click 'Apply Now' or get in touch to discuss at jodhi.simpson@twrecruitment.com or call 0151 221 9666.

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

You are subscribed to our push notifications, but not currently for jobs like this.
Would you like to receive notifications for jobs like this as well?

Great news! You are subscribed to receive alerts for jobs similar to this one.

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.