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LSA in South Shields


Job Description:

Learning Support Assistants needed for 1-2-1 role in South Shields  

A special needs school in South Shields is looking for a Learning Support Assistant / LSA to support a male student with Downs Syndrome on a 1-2-1 basis. This role is to start immediately and will continue until summer 2021.

As the child is currently in primary it is important that the Learning Support Assistant / LSA has experience supporting children of primary age. The child also displays challenging behaviour so someone who is used to working with children of such nature is also important.


The post is full time.

To be part of this team you will ideally need to have:

  • A minimum of 6 months experience in a special needs school
  • Experience working with primary aged children
  • Experience of supporting children with Downs Syndrome
  • Experience of supporting children with challenging behaviour


In return you will enjoy:

  • 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
  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Entry Level

  • Educational level

    'A' level/Higher or equivalent

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