Learning Support Assistant

£83.50 - £110 per day
Outer London, Outer London - South West
Long term
Start date: April 2024
Are you a Learning Support Assistant looking for a new, rewarding opportunity? Do you have a background in Primary or SEN Education and want to make a difference?

Horizon Teachers are working with Primary School based in Croydon in their search for a Learning Support Assistant to join their Key Stage 1 team. You will support a pupil within a mainstream class on a 1:1 and group basis, assisting in and outside of the classroom. You will also work closely with the Primary and SEN team to ensure the learning is adapted to best support specific pupils who need extra help.

What do the school expect from you?
  • Experience working in a Primary, SEND or Secondary setting.
  • An understanding of SEND within mainstream schools and how best to support pupils with challenging behaviour.
  • The ability to use your initiative, be responsive in the moment and work well within a team of support staff and teachers.
  • Enthusiasm, a proactive mindset, and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environments.
  • Professionalism and discretion when dealing with sensitive matters.
  • Most importantly, a genuine passion for working with children with additional needs and a desire to build long-lasting, rewarding relationships.

Why work with Horizon Teachers?
  • We offer our support staff rates of up to £500 per week!
  • Horizon Teachers are committed to ensuring our staff are happy in their roles; please look at our 4.8 rated Google reviews!
  • We offer a FREE Safeguarding Course online to support you in your work in an educational setting!
  • We are a team of specialist education consultants; many of our consultants are former teachers with experience in the education sector

Horizon Teachers have been an amazing agency. They are very professional and reliable - 5* Google review


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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