SEN Learning Support Assistant (Primary School)

Bedford, Bedfordshire
Date Posted:11 Jun 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£1400 - £1600 per month
  1. Long-term

SEN Learning Support Assistant (Primary School)

Bedford, Bedfordshire

Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Do you have a passion for supporting children with additional needs? Are you looking for a full-time/long-term role starting in September?

Tradewind has a fantastic opportunity to work within a fantastic Primary school based in Bedford. You will be responsible for supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis with additional needs. You do not necessarily need School based experience; however, you must have supported children with SEN and at a primary age.

***Learning Support Assistant position (Full-time/Long-term)

***Supporting pupils with additional needs (Autism) on a 1:1 basis

***£70 to £80 per day - Post will be for the full academic year with the potential to carry on permanently.

***Interview now and secure a position from September.

The school is friendly, has a nurturing ethos and is situated in central Bedford. They are looking for a passionate and conscientious LSA who can join their outstanding team. You will be supporting children within a reception class and work closely with the SENCO/Class Teacher.


  • Experience of working with Pupils with SEND (ideally pupils with ASD)
  • Degree Qualified or relevant SEN qualifications
  • An approachable and resilient attitude
  • A passion for supporting children with additional needs
  • A willingness to try different approaches to enhance learning
  • Strong Numeracy and Literacy skills
  • Available full-time from September
  • DBS or willing to complete one asap

*Highly Desirable* If you have completed one or more of the following courses: Makaton, Pecs, team teach and any British Sign Language qualifications. You will be short-listed and contacted immediately!!!

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Bedford based Learning Support Assistant opportunity.

Why work with Tradewind?

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we are committed to putting candidates & staff first.
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates.
  • Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay; however, we will happily accrue this upon request).
  • More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter.
  • Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we are proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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