Learning Support Assistant

Education World Ltd

3 available positions




Do you have a positive and enthusiastic attitude and the ability to create a safe and nurturing environment to assist pupils with their learning?

If you have previous experience working/volunteering with children and have excellent levels of Maths and English then Education World has the role for you. We are currently looking for enthusiastic and experienced Learning Support Assistants to work in a client Secondary School in Sunderland.

About The Role And School

This role will involve working in subject classrooms in KS3 and KS4, under the direction of class teachers promoting the learning of students with a range of educational needs using your enthusiasm and caring approach to learning. This role will involve facilitating learning across a wide range of subjects including Maths, English, and Science. It is essential that you have experience of working with children in an educational setting; it is desirable that you have knowledge and/or experience of working with children. You will have good literacy, numeracy and IT skills and be able to complete tasks to a high and professional standard with an ability to work independently. This school believes that all children, irrespective of their starting point are entitled to a broad and balanced curriculum. Their innovative curriculum is designed to give all students the opportunity to develop as inquisitive individuals who feel valued and respected.

To be considered for the role of Learning Support Assistant you will:
  • Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a secondary school environment or similar.
  • Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.
  • Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
  • Ideally have experience delivering Mathematics and English.
Education World is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call us today!