Learning Support Assistant

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Date Posted: 31 Mar 2024
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£80 - £115 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning Support Assistant

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Experienced LSA or TA looking for a permanent post? Or are you at the start of a career in education and looking to gain experience at a supportive school able to offer progression and routes into teacher training?

One of Welwyn Garden Cities leading Secondary Schools is looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant following the Easter Break to join their team and provide support to students with Special Educational Needs (SEN). This is a great opportunity regardless of experience and open to Graduates.


  • Support students on a one-to-one support basis including those with ADHD, autism and moderate learning difficulties.
  • Collaborate and work alongside excellent teachers to develop and implement individualised support programs.
  • Monitor and report on progression, providing feedback to teachers, parents and external agencies where applicable.
  • Support students in and out of the classroom, including during break times and lunchtimes.
  • Assist in the development of students social and emotional skills.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Previous experience supporting children with SEN.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a positive attitude.
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • A valid DBS check.

This is a temporary to permanent position, with pay ranging from £80 to £115 per day depending on experience, start dates can be from May or sooner and the post is expected to last a minimum of 1 year and lead to a permanent appointment by the school. If you meet the requirements and are passionate about working with children, please apply by sending your CV to sam.taylor@twrecruitment.com.

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