Learning Support Assistant

Location: Waltham Forest
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11282200
Salary: £65 - £70 per hour
Job Published: 29 days ago
I am recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant for a primary school in Waltham Forest. The school is a vibrant and successful school in the North East of London with approximately 700 children on roll. They're are seeking to employ an outstanding individual who is dedicated to inspiring learning outcomes for their diverse community. The schools has exceptional facilities including a modern building, extensive outdoor spaces and advanced ICT provision.

Term time only

The school is looking to appoint an additional highly motivated SEN Learning Support Assistant to work as part of their Specialist Resource Provision or supporting a child within the school with additional needs. The successful candidate will have had experience of working with SEN children and have excellent literacy, numeracy and communication skills. The following skills and training will be beneficial,


Supporting children with Autism, global developmental delay and sensory processing needs

Zones of regulation

TEEACH workstation system of learning


Bucket group/intensive interaction


Positive handling training

Intensive interaction training

Waltham Forest benefits from having high performing primary schools right across the borough, with dedicated teaching and support staff working exceptionally hard for all their children. The Schools are continually improving and innovating to meet the needs of their young people. One of London's biggest boroughs which is based in East London Protocol Education works with a number of the schools in the borough. Waltham Forest is a great location, conveniently located in North East London 30 minutes from Central London and the West End with great shopping, leisure and cultural hot spots, and in close proximity to the Olympic Village! The schools are interesting and varied, serving a diverse community.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00.