SEN Learning Support Assistant, Leicester

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ABC Teachers LimitedLeicester

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Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £10,000 - £15,000 (Teaching Assistant)
Contract term: Temporary

ABC Teachers are looking for an experienced SEN Learning Support Assistant, needed for an immediate start. 

I am currently working with an excellent specialist academy based in the north west area of Leicester that is looking for Learning Support Assistant to start as soon as possible. To be considered for this position, you will need to be a minimum of Level 2 qualified and have recent, relevant experience within a school setting. 

 It’s a fantastic opportunity to work for a school who pride themselves on reaching for the very best educational standards to all students. They provide opportunities and nurture all students so that they can develop and grow into outstanding members of our community.

If you are looking for a new Learning Support Assistant position or simply would like a career change then apply now! The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with children. The role will entail working with SEN needs ranging from Autism to moderate or severe learning difficulties. The role is challenging but for the right individual it is very rewarding and presents a great opportunity for career development. 

The role:

Working students who have special education needs

Assisting the delivery of all lessons and helping to engage students

1:1 Intervention

State of the art facilities

08:30 to 15:30

Ages 2 to 11

Candidate requirements:

Previous Learning Support Assistant experience

Experience with ASC, MLD, SLD, Physical Disabilities SEBD

Enthusiasm, proactive approach and taking initiative

Experience within small groups or 1:1 setting


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All staff must hold an enhanced DBS disclosure which must also be registered to the Update Service (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you), need to provide professional or academic references and attend a face to face interview. A prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. 

About ABC Teachers:

ABC Teachers are a leading teaching agency offering a fresh approach to education recruitment. We work with teachers, teaching assistants and cover supervisors in both supply and permanent positions.

We are proud to work in partnership with Tes in finding the highest calibre staff for their school.

ABC Teachers are REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency. Candidates’ pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy meaning that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school (subject to qualifying criteria).

Please be aware that telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification and recent, referenceable school based experience (within the last 5 years).

Working with ABC Teachers:

As a valued employee of ABC Teachers, 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 Educare training package 

• Uncapped referral bonus scheme (subject to T&C)

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How to apply

If you are interested in this position, then please contact Tom on 01509 273 736 or submit your details.

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Type: Supply Agency