Learning Support Assistant's (LSA) SEMH / Primary in SEND

Location: Bexley
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11348235
Salary: £65 - £85 per day
Job Published: 11 days ago
Learning Support Assistant

•Primary mainstream school
•Based in Bexley
•Reception child requiring support to regulate emotions
•Full time Monday to Friday within school hours

The Learning Support Assistant's (LSA) main role is to provide support for pupils with special educational needs. The LSA will ensure that the pupil can integrate as fully as possible in the activities generally undertaken by the other children in the class and make progress.

About The Role
•Supporting the reception child with the day to day life of the primary school
•Supporting the student to regulate emotions, communication and engage in lessons
•Confident in supporting a child who can communicate via behaviour
•You will be given additional training on early years trauma, toxic stress and attachment theory

Candidate specification
•The School are seeking a committed individual that has previous experience working with children with social, emotional and mental health needs.
•A candidate who can be receptive and who can adapt and be resilient to different situations.
•Having a committed candidate who is seeking a full time role and looking to gain valuable experience whilst supporting pupils in the school.
•Experience in education, social care or sports coaching children

In return, here at Protocol Education we offer:

• Competitive rates of pay and in-house PAYE.
• Free continuing professional development training (CPD)
• Ongoing honest, friendly support from our recruitment specialists who maintain 21 years of educational experiences.
• £250 Bonus refer a teacher' or teaching assistant payment scheme.

Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency. We provide schools with the teaching, support and SEN staff they need to be successful, while helping teachers, teaching assistants and nursery staff find rewarding work that furthers their careers.


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see protocol-education.com/FAQs for further details.


All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.


Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers, if your certificates are not within the last 12 months.  All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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