Learning Support Assistant
South London
Posted 1 year ago

1:1 Learning Support Assistant – Southwark – Immediate Start

  • Job title: 1:1 Learning Support Assistant
  • Age Grade: Year 2
  • Location: Southwark, Centrally Located
  • School: Primary School rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted
  • Salary: £425 – £475 weekly – term time only
  • Starting date: ASAP!
  • Job type: Full-Time until July 2023

About the 1to1 Learning Support Assistant Post

We are looking to appoint a strong, enthusiastic, committed and creative classroom-based Learning Support Assistant to work 1to1 with a boy in year 2. He has been observed as having acute anxiety, low self-esteem and demand avoidance and defiance.

You will work with the full support of the class teacher and the school SENCo who is an excellent SEN practitioner.

About the School

This is a magnificent primary school based in Southwark. The school gives first-class education to students from culturally diverse backgrounds. Based in amazing buildings and grounds, it truly is a fantastic place to work. Ofsted found that the quality of the pupils’ academic & other achievements as well as their personal development is excellent across the school.

About the 1to1 Learning Support Assistant

The successful 1to1 Learning Support Assistant must be able to carry out and write up necessary observations to inform and evaluate the child’s needs. You must be an experienced classroom practitioner, proactive in dealing with students and identifying groups or individuals who may be falling behind in their learning.

The 1:1 Learning Support Assistant must have the following:

  • Minimum A-C at A-Levels or equivalent is essential
  • 6-months experience supporting teaching in a school environment
  • Good standard of education; Maths and English GCSE grades A – C, or equivalent
  • Can provide excellent classroom support in literacy, numeracy and behavioural needs
  • Good organisation and inter-personal skills.
  • Good knowledge of ICT
  • Be committed to high achievement from students and themselves

This is an opportunity to work in a wonderful education environment, these roles do not come around every day. If you have experience supporting teaching and learning in primary or secondary schools, then this could be the next step in your professional journey.

What are the next steps in order to be considered for this 1:1 Learning Support Assistant Role:

1:1 Learning Support Assistant – Southwark – Immediate Start

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£425 - £475 weekly

Year group

KS1 / KS2

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