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Special Needs Learning Support Assistant

Special Needs Learning Support Assistant

  • Location

    Barking, Essex

  • Sector:

    Special Education Needs

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  • Salary:

    £75 - £85 per day

  • Contact:

    Brookland Witham-Mason

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Special Needs Learning Support Assistant / SEN LSA

  • Fantastic East London Junior School
  • Facilities and Training
  • Full Time Vacancies
  • September start
  • Roles within ASD, SLD and MLD Classes
  • Vacancies within Primary KS2

I am currently recruiting for Special Needs Learning Support Assistant / SEN LSA vacancies for candidates to work within a Mainstream primary school (Junior) setting in central East London. This school SENCO are looking for TA's with experience working with children with varied SEN. Those with experience in Severe Learning Difficulties, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Communication Disorders, Sensory Needs and Physical Needs are welcome to apply.

The applicants for these Special Needs Learning Support Assistant / SEN LSA roles will need to be comfortable working within a special needs environment, and working with children across primary and early years phases. Temporary contracts available.


  • Special Needs Learning Support Assistant / SEN LSA
  • Work with students with autism and moderate and/or severe learning difficulties aged between 7 and 11 years old
  • To support the class teacher within a special needs environment
  • Assisting with personal care tasks such as changing and feeding the children
  • Working with the class teacher and up to three other support staff within the classroom
  • Assisting and supporting the children with classroom work, as well as off site trips
  • Daily rate depending on experience
  • Part time and full time options available
  • Temporary contracts available immediately


  • Previous experience working within the UK education sector
  • Previous experience working with a special needs environment is desired but not essential
  • PECS and Makaton skills preferable though not essential
  • Team Teach trained applicants preferable
  • GCSE Maths and English Grades A - C and equivalent required for permanent contracts
  • Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)
  • Recent classroom-based references and valid DBS/police checks

To apply for this compettitve SEN LSA role please do not delay in contacting Brookland from Remedy Education ASAP to be shortlisted for the role. Interviews will be taking place asap this Summer term.