Learning Support Assistant

Kent, ME5 Nicole Howe
Temporary/Full Time £18.00 - £28.00

Posted 16 days ago

As a Learning Support Assistant with us, you will play a crucial role in supporting the diverse needs of children and fostering a positive learning environment.

We are currently looking to hire Learning Support Assistants who are confident and resilient to work in an SEN school in Chatham. This school needs Learning Support Assistants or Teaching Assistants to start and stay with them on a Long Term basis.

You will need to demonstrate that you are comfortable and confident in dealing with physical needs of students.

Key Responsibilities:

• Assist teachers in the development of lesson plans and classroom activities.

• Provide one-on-one or small group support to students who need extra help.

• Supervise students during lessons, ensuring a safe and positive learning environment.

• Support classroom management and assist with behaviour management strategies.

• Contribute to the assessment and monitoring of children’s progress.

• Collaborate effectively with teaching staff, parents, and other professionals.


• Previous experience as a Learning Support Assistant or a similar role in an educational setting.

• Relevant qualifications and certifications in education or child development.

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

• Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with children.

• Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.

• Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic school environment.

The key benefits for working with Simply Education are:

• Your own dedicated consultant.

• Access to our unique Professional Learning Specialists who provide CPD training.

• A variety of daily and long-term positions to suit your needs.

• 24/7 access to your dedicated consultant via phone.

• Minimal administration (no timesheets).

• Email and SMS verification of bookings.

• Online diary of bookings, you pick when you want to work!

• School directions.

• £175 amazon voucher refer-a-friend scheme

**All candidates who register with Simply Education are required to provide references for the previous 2 years of work, as well as complete an enhanced DBS check. **

What you need to do now:

If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or please call your local Kent team on 01634 926 067.


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