Learning Support Assistant

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £50 - £95 per day
Start Date: September
Reference: LSAAUTISM
Contact Name: Benjamin Buttons
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2019 09:14

Job Description

Do you have experience working with children with Autism? Are you a Learning Support Assistant who would like to work for a warm and friendly school located in Birmingham? Do you have experience supporting children with Autism on a one-to-one basis? 

If so, we are now actively sourcing for 2 Learning Support Assistants to work with children who are on the autistic spectrum from September. 

We are now interviewing for Learning Support Assistants with previous exposure to working with children with special educational needs (SEN) in particular Autism.

As an LSA you will be a mentor and a role model, there is nothing greater in lifer that having a positive impact on a child.  Do you have what it takes? If so then we would very much like to hear from you. 

Duties of the Learning Support 
  • Support schoolwork under the supervision of the Teacher.
  • Encouraging the child’s confidence, self-esteem and independence.
  • Attending to pupils’ physical needs.
  • Assisting children during theory sessions.  
As the Learning Support Assistant 
  • You MUST hold a formal Teaching Assistant or other formal qualification.
  • Have a general interest working in special educational needs.
  • Can demonstrate that you can make a real difference for children with autism.
  • A resilient and patient manor.
  • Ability to work with both groups and one-to-one.
  • You will have strong communication skis.
If you would like to apply for the role of Learning support Assistant, then please select the link below. 

This advert is managed by Benjamin Buttons who works for the Education Network the  Education arm of Pertemps. 

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.