Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Durham based SEND school requires LSA – September


Job Description:

Are you looking for a new challenging starting in September 2023?

Have you previously worked with children with special needs?

Are you a resilient and approachable person? 

The school 

  • Based in Durham
  • Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted
  • Students are diagnosed with MLD, ASD, SEMH and communication difficulties
  • A small number of students have SLD
  • Students are aged from 4 to 19 years old 

The role 

  • Starting September 2023
  • Full time Learning Support Assistant
  • Supporting across year groups
  • Children have various needs and some are particularly challenging
  • Managing behaviour and encouraging learning


  • Will have a minimum of 3 months experience in a school
  • Will hold a CACHE Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning or higher/equivalent (not essential)
  • Will have previously supported children with MLD, ASD, SEMH and communication difficulties
  • Will have supported secondary aged students
  • Will have a resilient character
  • Will be able to build rapport easily
  • Restraint training such as Team Teach is desirable but not essential 

We offer

  • A great rate of pay
  • Join a lovely team of staff
  • The opportunity to choose when you want to work or take holidays
  • A dedicated team of SEND consultants with years of experience and knowledge of the industry

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please contact us now.

  • Refer a friend once registered and you will receive £100 cash reward once your referral has worked for us for 10 days!


Do you know of an individual who applied unsuccessfully to a long-term teacher/teaching assistant job who you believe would be suitable for full time job roles? Or that is currently working for another agency that may be interested in discussing the positions further? In return for every agency worker who refers someone will receive a £100 cash reward when a referral has worked for us for 10 days and a further £100 cash reward after another 10 days! 

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Not Provided

  • Educational level


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