Learning Support Assistant (SEND)

18 January 2024

Job Description:

AK Teaching, a leading education recruitment agency, is seeking dedicated Learning Support Assistants to join our team and work within Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) provisions in North Shields. As a Learning Support Assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing support to students with diverse learning needs, helping them to achieve their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one or group support to students within a SEND provision.
  • Assist in implementing individualized learning plans and strategies.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers and other professionals to support students’ academic and social development.
  • Work with a range of ages, adapting to the unique requirements of each student.


  • Valid DBS on the update service, or willingness to apply for one through AK Teaching.
  • Preferred qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning or Childcare (Level 2/3).
  • Previous experience in a SEND provision is highly beneficial.
  • Flexibility and openness to working with a diverse range of ages.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Working Hours:

  • Full-time position, Monday to Friday.
  • No weekend work required.

How to Apply:

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to [AK Teaching’s email address]. Please ensure that you meet the specified requirements before applying.

Application Deadline: [Insert Deadline]

AK Teaching is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Join AK Teaching and make a positive impact on the lives of students with special educational needs!

Work Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Valid Until
March 12, 2024
Kurtis Gibbon
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