Learning Support Assistant - SEND

Empowering Learning
Up to £10,000
26 Nov 2020
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Learning Support Assistant - SEND
  • Primary SEND Support
  • Based inSouthend-On-Sea
  • Full-time or Part-Time

We are currently looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant with Primary support experience, who will be dedicated and passionate about support pupils. We require the individual to commit long-term with a basic understanding of supporting pupils in a classroom. Our school caters for pupils with low-level autism spectrum condition (ASD/ASC). The ideal candidate would have experience of supporting pupils on a one to one or group basis. The school is based in Southend-On-Sea, with good transport links, the ideal candidate will be based in Southend-On-Sea or the surrounding areas.

Job Responsibilities
  • Supporting children or adults with Autism Spectrum Condition or SEND
  • Assist with personal care if needed
  • Ability to engage and support pupils
  • Supervising pupils behaviour
  • Supporting the pupils learning development

Benefits to you
  • Dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience
  • Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience
  • Term Time only
  • A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online
  • Free Team Teach Training
  • Free SEND Explorers webinar

Job Requirements
  • Experience of supporting children or young adults
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively
  • Able to stay calm and de-escalate challenging Behaviour
  • Valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one
  • Available to commit 5-days a week for at least 3-6 months

Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you would like more information or would like to apply for this role please submit your CV today or contact Christopher Smith on or via email