Learning Support Assistant

Vision for Education LtdManchester

Learning Support Assistant


£60.00 - £80.00 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are level 2 or 3 Learning Support Assistant qualification / Teaching Assistant Qualification or equivalent. 

Vision for Education are working with various schools in Manchester to recruit friendly and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant’s to start immediately. Working term time only, on a part-time basis, the school welcomes applications from those with experience working in Education or Youth Settings and with a level 2 or 3 Learning Support Assistant or equivalent.

The role

The school’s are looking for creative and hardworking Learning Support Assistant, ideally with experience of working with KS3 and 4. Supporting the class teacher to maintain a fun and engaging learning environment, this a varied role that will include full class support, small group interventions and occasional 1-to-1 work as required.

The school

The school’s are highly regarded and high-performing settings, who pride themselves on their passionate and successful approach to learning. Children benefit from a wide and varied curriculum and creative afterschool activities. Alongside a supportive and talented team, the successful Learning Support Assistant’s will benefit from access to wide range of professional development opportunities. 


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

• Have experience working in Secondary, specifically Key Stage 3 and 4.   

• Hold a minimum Level 2/3 Learning Support Assistant qualification or equivalent

• Have excellent behaviour management skills

• Be a confident communicator, able to use your own initiative when required

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. 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.

About Vision for Education 

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. 

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 training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online training package.

• Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

• Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a 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 Manchester team on 0161 273 7111. 

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.  

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