Secondary SEN LSA

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary £100 - £110 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Learning Support Assistant - Secondary school - Wandsworth

LSA required to support pupils with SEND at a Secondary school in Wandsworth. Previous experience working with SEND is essential but this does not have to be school-based experience i.e. Youth Mentor, Youth Support Worker, Alternative Provisions/Pupil Referral Unit, Behaviour Mentor, SEMH.

Hours are generally 8.30am - 4pm/ pay is between £100-£110 per day depending on experience and role.


  • Experience working with students with SEND is essential and is not limited to college settings.
  • A patient, empathetic, and understanding approach towards students with diverse needs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build positive relationships with students, parents/guardians, and colleagues.
  • Ability to manage challenging situations and maintain composure in a classroom environment.
  • Knowledge of behaviour management strategies and techniques.
  • An understanding of relevant legislation and policies related to SEND and safeguarding.
  • Desirable experience would be: Degree (Psychology) or Qualification related to SEND such as Autism.

About the School:

The school aims to promote a culture of educational excellence, from within a caring and secure environment enriched with the values of discipline, mutual care and respect, which extends beyond the college into the wider community.

Remedy Education is accredited by the REC and in accordance with KCSIE 2023 guidelines, any offers of employment are subject to our strict vetting, safeguarding and reference procedures.

Remedy is an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. If you require any accommodations during the application process, please let us know.