Learning Support Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2023
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Learning Support Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside

Learning Support Assistant in SEND Schools based in Liverpool

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Company: Tradewind Recruitment

Location: Liverpool

Type: Full time, Long term

Start Date: ASAP

About Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a leading education recruitment agency, dedicated to connecting outstanding educational professionals with SEND schools. We are currently seeking multiple candidates to work as Learning Support Assistants (LSAs) to join our team and work in SEND schools or Pupil Referral Units in Liverpool.

Job Description:

In the role of a Learning Support Assistant (LSA), you will play a vital role is supporting children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, as well as SEMH needs and challenging behaviours. As an LSA, you will work closely with these students to provide the care, guidance and assistance they need thrive in an academic environment.


  • Provide 1:1 and small group support to students with SEMH needs.
  • Assist in managing challenging behaviour and implementing behaviour management strategies.
  • Support students with both their academic and social development.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff and other professionals to ensure overall well-being and progress of children.


  • Prior experience working with children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities would be beneficial.
  • A passion for making a difference in the lives of vulnerable children.
  • Patience, resilience and the ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • An Enhanced DBS on the Update Service or be willing to apply for one.
  • 2x professional references.

Application Process:

To be considered for this position, all candidates must register with Tradewind Recruitment and attend a trial at the school. Candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check as part of the application.

If you are a compassionate and experienced Learning Support Assistant looking for a fulfilling role where you can make a real difference, we would love to hear from you.

Please click 'Apply Now' and upload your most recent CV. For more information, please contact Shannon on 0151 221 9666 or shannon.blizard@twrecruitment.com.

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