Learning Support Assistant

Vision for Education Sheffield
Doncaster, UK
21 Oct 2019
23 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Support Assistant


£9.20 - £10.50 per hour

Vision for Education are looking for enthusiastic and experienced Learning Support Assistants, who can support our SEND students in the classroom! If you're looking to gain experience within this field and are looking for more flexible working hours, this is a great opportunity for you!

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative team, you will work closely with the SEND Teacher to deliver the best possible care and support for the students. You will be working with students with additional support needs, both on a 1:1 basis and in group settings.

We're looking for Learning Support Assistants who have had a range of direct experience working in an educational setting and have a passion for teaching young people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities.

The school / setting

All of our SEND schools and settings are passionate about providing the best quality of education, care and specialist support for all their pupils and put them at the centre of everything they do. It is important that this is at the forefront of your values also.


To be considered for the position of Learning Support Assistant you will:

Have experience supporting children and young adults with a range of different learning needs and abilities - PMLD, MLD, SLD, ADHD, ADD, ASC, Global Delay, VI, HI, SEMH & or SLCN.
Be available ASAP
Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team, have a nurturing and caring nature and a genuine desire to make a difference.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria)
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period)
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to
FREE CPD to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350
Regular social events £50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme
Access to a dedicated SEND consultant, who will provide ongoing support
How to apply

If you are a qualified Learning Support Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Sheffield Branch on (phone number removed)


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