Learning Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
Date Posted: 26 Mar 2024
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£83.33 - £90.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside

Job Title: Experienced One-to-One Teaching Assistant

Location: St. Helens, Mainstream Primary School

Overview: Tradewind Recruitment is currently seeking an experienced One-to-One Teaching Assistant to support a child with challenging behaviour in a mainstream primary school in St. Helens. This is a full-time, long-term role requiring commitment and dedication to the child's development and well-being.


  • Provide one-to-one support to a child with challenging behaviour in a mainstream primary school setting.
  • Assist the child with academic tasks and activities as directed by the class teacher.
  • Implement behaviour management strategies and interventions to support the child's learning and social development.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment for the child to thrive.


  • Experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a mainstream primary school or a similar educational setting.
  • A Level 2 or Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification is preferred, but candidates with relevant experience from a Care/Special Needs background will also be considered.
  • Ability to commit to a full-time role with hours from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively liaise with teachers, parents, and other support staff.
  • Patience, empathy, and resilience to work with children with challenging behaviour.

Immediate Telephone Interview: Qualified candidates will be scheduled for an immediate telephone interview to discuss their suitability for the role.

Start Date: 15th April 2024

If you are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children and meet the requirements outlined above, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding opportunity with Tradewind Recruitment.

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