Learning Support Assistant

Posted 18 April by Academics
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?? Join Our Team as a Learning Support Assistant in Chippenham! ??

Are you passionate about providing support and encouragement to students to help them achieve their full potential? Do you thrive in a collaborative and dynamic educational environment? If so, we invite you to apply for the position of Learning Support Assistant at our school in Chippenham!

About Us: Located in the vibrant community of Chippenham, our school is dedicated to providing a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where every student can flourish. We believe in fostering a culture of respect, collaboration, and lifelong learning, ensuring that all students receive the support they need to succeed.

Position Overview: As a Learning Support Assistant, you will play a crucial role in providing individualized support and assistance to students with diverse learning needs. Working closely with teachers and other professionals, you will help create a positive and inclusive classroom environment where every student feels valued and supported. Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing one-on-one support to students with learning difficulties or disabilities, both in the classroom and during structured activities
  • Assisting in the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and personalized learning strategies
  • Supporting students with literacy, numeracy, or social skills development, tailoring activities to meet their individual needs
  • Promoting inclusion and positive peer interactions, fostering a sense of belonging and acceptance among all students
  • Collaborating with teachers to adapt lesson materials and activities to suit the needs of individual students


  • Previous experience working with children or young people in an educational setting is desirable but not essential
  • Compassion, patience, and a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of students with diverse learning needs
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Relevant qualifications (e.g., Level 2 or 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools) would be advantageous
  • Flexibility and adaptability, with the ability to respond effectively to the evolving needs of students and the school community


  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment, with opportunities for professional development and growth
  • The chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students, helping them to achieve their full potential
  • Convenient location in Chippenham, with easy access to local amenities and transport links

How to Apply: If you're passionate about supporting student learning and eager to contribute to a caring and inclusive school community, we'd love to hear from you! Please submit your CV

Reference: 52497071

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