Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

  • Colchester
  • £15500 - £18500 per annum
  • Supply

Posted June 19, 2024

Position: Learning Support Assistant (LSA)
Key Stage: KS3 – KS5
Start date: September
Pay: £15500 – £18500 per annum

The role:

We are looking for enthusiastic, committed and compassionate individuals to support children with special educational needs in the classroom. As an Learning Support Assistant (LSA) sometimes known as a Teaching Assistant (TA), you will be working schools to provide assistance, often working on a 1 to 1 basis with children helping them to develop academically, socially and emotionally

The applicant:

The successful applicant is expected to have maths and English (GCSE grade C/4 and above) or alternatively a suitable childcare qualification. SEND qualification is preferred but not essential. Experience and personality are equally desirable. Being able to work in a team as well as individually is important to provide maximum support to the class teacher.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Career progression
  • Flexible working pattern
  • Free training provided with one to one support and advice
  • Weekly pay

If you are interested in this position or any other roles, we currently have available, please click to apply below.

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held, we will require you to complete a new DBS application. Suitable candidates must hold right to work in the UK.

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