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Learning Support Assistants

Sutton, London
£84 - £95 per day
Education and Training
Full Time

Learning Support Assistant to start ASAP.

Are you interested in a rewarding role where no two days are the same?

Are you keen to support pupils with a range of SEN?

We are looking for learning support assistants who would be keen to work with SEN or SEMH pupils.

These pupils may struggle to build and maintain relationships and find it difficult to engage positively in educational settings like the classroom. They may act out due to fear, whether because they feel anxious or they struggle to understand the environment around them. You will be working with students who may exhibit challenging behaviours.

Working days are Monday to Thursday term time only.

Duties and Responsibilities

Assist with the development and implementation of pupils’ individual learning and behaviour plans and programmes.

Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a positive role model and being aware of and responding to pupils’ individual needs.

Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils.

Encourage pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher.

Set challenging and demanding expectations to promote self-esteem and encourage pupils to become independent learners.

Assist with providing feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement.

To physically support students as they walk, push students in wheelchairs and operate manual handling.

To support students with personal/intimate care

To support students in a swimming/hydrotherapy pool

Qualities needed.

Reliability, enthusiasm, and initiative

Friendly manner towards children and adults


A willingness to learn.

High expectations and commitment to continual school improvement

Good attendance and punctuality

Have a in date Team Teach certificate or prepared to attend training.

Have a child and Adult DBS or be prepared to get one

About Us

Career Teachers provide a high-quality, personalised service by working in partnership with schools and Education professionals all over London and surrounding counties.

We ensure the highest levels of compliance are met and maintained, allowing us to work with some of the best Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools in London and the Home Counties.

Benefits of working with us

Your personal online lounge where you can update your availability for work

Competitive rates of pay

Professional support from our expert team of consultants

Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant

Free in person CPD courses.

If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this or similar roles, or for further information and to begin registration, please apply today, or visit our website

Plus, recommend a friend who’s looking for a new teaching or support role and we will thank you with £125 for every Teacher and every Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.

To find similar roles and register for more unrivalled teaching opportunities, apply now or visit Career Teachers.

Career Teachers follows Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask us for further details.


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

Free CPD

Access to Skills Network

Refer a friend scheme

Recognition programme

Affinity Extra – Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.

These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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