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Learning Support Assistant

OneSchool Global UK Caledonia North CampusCaledonia North Campus

OneSchool Global UK is part of the OneSchool Global network, one of the most extensive and progressive networks of schools and educational support services in the world. With schools in 20 countries worldwide, our 9,000 students are benefitting from the amazing results of global collaboration and cutting-edge educational methods such as Self-Directed Learning and extensive use of learning technologies. 

Our small and friendly team at our Caledonia North Campus are seeking an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join the team on a full time, permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and highly motivated LSA to provide support for SEND students across KS2-KS5 and assist the Learning Support Coordinator where necessary.

Our schools offer achievement, opportunity and professional challenge to our students within a supportive environment. The students have a passion and desire to excel in learning. We are looking for conscientious and hard-working individuals who are passionate about education and pay meticulous attention to detail. 

You will:

  • Be adaptable, resilient and have a desire to make a lasting difference to the lives of our students 
  • Have relevant qualifications or experience working in a school with pupils requiring additional support 
  • Ability to work constructively as part of a team 
  • Good communication skills written and verbal 
  • Knowledge, understanding and commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students 
  • Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with students 
  • Be sensitive to the needs of children
  • Be trustworthy and discreet maintaining confidentiality 
  • Be a positive role model of professional practice and conduct of others 
  • Respect and promote the schools Ethos and Values 
  • To promote equality, diversity and inclusion and demonstrate this within the role, adhering to the OSG UK Equal Opportunity Policy 

We offer:

  • Students who are enthusiastic and highly motivated with a love of learning 
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of our students 
  • Excellent premises and well-equipped classrooms providing a modern and technologically advanced learning environment for students 
  • Supportive staff and an involved community who are committed to school improvement, who will work with you to achieve your goals 
  • Dedicated and talented specialist employees who work together to continually build upon our high standards
  • On-going CPD with support from our Teaching Training Academy- our innovative skills centre which is driving progress in learning and teaching throughout OneSchool Global UK

Key Responsibilities:

  • To support learning and teaching across the curriculum, particularly for pupils with additional support needs 
  • To complement the professional work of teachers by taking responsibility for learning activities under an agreed system of supervision. 
  • This may involve joint-planning with teachers, preparing and delivering learning activities for individuals/groups, or short term for whole classes across all year groups in the school (Year 3-13)
  • Deliver specific time limited interventions in smalls groups or 1:1
  • Monitor pupil’s progress and assessing, recording and reporting on pupil’s achievement, progress and development will be integral to this role 
  • To provide in class support to SEND students under the direction of the Learning Support Coordinator
  • To work with teachers to support the learning, educational progress and inclusion of pupil(s) with an EHCP
  • Organise and manage all necessary resources and an appropriate learning environment
  • Assess, manage and deliver learning support to SEND students using knowledge and specialist skills
  • To act as a Key Worker for identified pupils, regularly liaising with parents and staff to ensure progress against Learning Plan targets
  • To work closely with allocated pupils, understanding how to motivate and encourage them to achieve and progress through the development of their Attributes, Skills and Knowledge (ASK)
  • Encourage pupils to interact and work co-operatively with others and engage in all activities through support of their Attributes, Skills and Knowledge
  • To build and maintain successful relationships with pupils, treat them consistently and be concerned for their development as learners, supporting them and responding to their individual needs
  • Monitor and evaluate pupil responses to learning activities through a range of assessment and monitoring strategies
  • Work within an established discipline policy to anticipate and manage behaviour constructively, promoting self-control and independence
  • To be familiar with the school curriculum, the age-related expectations of pupils and main teaching methods for age ranges in which you are involved

For more information about OneSchool Global UK or specific information relating to our Campus please visit or follow us on LinkedIn at OneSchool Global UK

Please email for an application pack or if you have any questions about the role. 

Closing Date for application forms: Midday on Friday 18th December 2020  

Interviews will be held week commencing: TBC 


All Campuses within OneSchool Global UK are committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks.

We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across the school. This is in line with statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education 2020 and The Education Act 2002, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

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