Learning Support Assistant Job Role | PK Education

Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant


Job Description

Learning Support Assistant, Wakefield

Full time- Term time only

We are recruiting for Learning Support Assistants to work in a Secondary School in Wakefield. The role is supporting students on a small group and 121 basis, within the schools Specialist Learning Centre and within the main school classrooms.

The ideal candidate will have experience supporting older children/young people requiring EAL or SEND support in an educational environment. The role of an LSA can be extremely rewarding; successful applicants will need to be positive, flexible and able to communicate effectively with young people. You will be working together to break down any barriers to learning. You will also be confident in communicating with parents, guardians and colleagues.

Learning Support Assistant roles are initially available on a temporary part-time/full basis depending on your preference, and are working term time only, Monday to Friday.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have recent experience supporting young people in an educational environment
  • Be willing to work in a range of Schools in the Wakefield area
  • Adhere to school policies and procedures and be willing to take lead from senior staff
  • -Competitive rates of pay from between £450- £475 weekly rate (AWR Compliant)
  • -On the job training provided by the school
  • -24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants
  • We pride ourselves on intelligently matching our supply and permanent candidates to schools, ensuring that the opportunities stretch and fulfil career ambitions. This is a promise that we have been delivering since 2005, with our simple, honest approach: offering our candidates highly competitive rates of pay with no hassle. We are committed to get it right. First time. Our mission is simple. To Inspire Potential. In our team. In our candidates. In every child.

PK education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy at all time.