Learning Support Assistant

Southport, Merseyside

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Date Posted: 25 Aug 2023
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Southport, Merseyside

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder?

Do you believe in teaching children with additional needs the life skills they need to thrive?

If so, Tradewind Recruitment have an exciting opportunity to join our team working as a Learning Support Assistant in an ASD High School based in Southport.

Tradewind are working with a High School based in Southport that specialises in supporting children with ASD. The school has a 'Good' Ofsted rating and are NAS certified. They are looking for a talented and experienced Learning Support Assistant to support their pupils.


  • Work 1:1 and in small groups with children who require additional support
  • Collaborate with teachers and other professionals to implement each child's tailored curriculum
  • Assist students during outings designed to teach life skills (e.g. going to the shop, taking the bus etc.)
  • Implement behaviour management strategies
  • Participate in training sessions to enhance your skills


  • Experience working with individuals with ASD is highly beneficial
  • A patient and compassionate approach
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work within a team
  • A commitment to safeguarding

To be considered for this position, you will:

  • Have previous experience working with children or adults with ASD
  • Have a full 10 year educational or employment history
  • Have a DBS on the Update Service or be willing to apply for one
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this position. For more information, contact us on 0151 221 9666 or shannon.blizard@twrecruitment.com

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