SEND learning Support Assistant

Yorkshire and Humber/ temporary / £85 - 95 per day

Job Title: SEND Learning Support Assistant / SEND LSA

Location: Leeds

Start Date: Immediate Start

Salary: £85 - £95 per day

Are you a looking to work in a SEND provision?

Do you have experiencing supporting children with additional needs and/or disabilities?

Do you have a background in care?

TeacherActive is proud to be working with a SEND school in Leeds, supporting with their recruitment for a SEND Learning Support Assistant / LSA. The setting is centred on pupil’s development, as well as an intrinsic desire to make progress both academically and with their own emotional, social and behavioural skills.


The school is seeking a passionate team player to take on this short-term role, although there is potential for this to become a long-term placement for the right SEND Learning Support Assistant / SEND LSA. The successful SEND Learning Support Assistant / LSA will bring a new dimension and skill set to this role, be keen to develop their own skills to adapt to the children’s individual needs and have a positive impact on the wider school.

The position will involve working with students across all Key Stages but would mainly be working in the Early Years Foundation class EYFS. You would be helping support children with complex medical needs, physical disabilities and some students are non-verbal. You would need to be proactive and get involved with play work and sensory work.

The successful SEND Learning Support Assistant / SEND LSA will have:

  • Experience working with children with additional needs / disabilities
  • Experience working with students with Physical disabilities, medical needs and Autism
  • Level 2 or 3 CACHE or equivalent
  • Team-Teach or MAPA qualifications desirable

In return for the above you can expect to receive:

  • A dedicated team of consultants available 24/7 to help you with the easy onboarding process
  • Guaranteed Payment Scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*
  • CPD Courses and certificates as part of the My-Progression channel
  • Market leading rates of pay
  • TeacherActive Referral Scheme – Receive up to £100 when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply*

Our staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of TAX and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

If you are interested in this position, then click ‘APPLY NOW’ and I will be in touch regarding this fantastic opportunity.

EMAIL: [email protected]

CONTACT NUMBER: 0113 331 4945

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