Learning Support Assistant

16 November 2023

AK Teaching West Yorkshire are working with a partner special school catering for children aged 2 – 19 with varying needs such as CMLN (Complex and Multiple Learning Needs), moderate or severe learning difficulties, social, emotional mental health needs (SEMH) or autism in the Pudsey area of Leeds who are looking for a variety of support assistants to join their team.

The ideal LSA:

  • Must have an Enhanced Child and Adult DBS on the update service (we can support you in applying for one)
  • Must be a patient and reliable
  • Have a passion to work with pupils with SEN
  • Be able to work well in a team
  • Willing to upskill themselves with our free online training
  • Should be able to empathise with their pupils and be able to set a good example

The Role:

  • Support pupils in accessing learning activities as directed by the teacher
  • Support for pupils for personal care, independence and personal, social and emotional development
  • Ensure the maintenance of a clean and orderly working environment
  • Timely and accurate preparation of routine equipment/resources/materials as set out in instructions
  • Undertake basic record keeping as directed
  • Assist the teacher with learning activities ensuring health and safety and good behaviour of pupils
  • Provide clerical/admin support e.g. photocopying, printing, display, collection and recording of money etc
  • Provide support for the personal care/ personal, social and emotional development of pupils as appropriate


Location – LS28, Leeds
Position – Learning Support Assistant (SEN)
Contract or position start date – ASAP
Duration/Likely Duration – Ongoing
Full time/part time – Full time
Minimum rate £85 per day
Hours – 8:30 – 15:30

If you’re interested in this position or if you’re looking for something similar, contact us today! 

Work Level
Primary, Secondary, SEND
Employment Type
SEND, Teaching Assistant
£85 - £105/day
Valid Until
December 15, 2023
Abi Corrigan
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West Yorkshire

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