Learning Support Assistant

Posted 5 June by Timeplan Education Group Ltd
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Long Term Learning Support Assistant


Contract Type: Full-time, Monday to Friday Contract

Duration: As soon as possible - September 2024 onwards. Trials/interviews to be held immediately

Working Hours: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children and young people with profound learning difficulties? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Long Term Supply Learning Support Assistant for Schools in Oxfordshire.

Role and Responsibilities: As a Long Term Supply Learning Support Assistant, you will play a vital role in providing essential support to our students. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting students with their daily activities, including personal care, mobility, and communication.
  • Supporting teachers in delivering tailored lessons and implementing individual education plans.
  • Creating a safe and stimulating learning environment that promotes student engagement and encourages independence.
  • Collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to ensure the holistic development of each student.
  • Monitoring and recording student progress and reporting observations to the relevant staff members.
  • Establishing positive relationships with students, their families, and the wider school community.


  • Experience working with children or young people is essential and experience working with profound learning difficulties is highly desirable.
  • A patient, empathetic, and understanding approach to supporting mainstream individuals and individuals with diverse needs.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team and collaborate with colleagues.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and the willingness to assist with various tasks as required.
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.

How to Apply: If you are enthusiastic, dedicated, and committed to making a real difference in the lives of our students, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and I will call you to discuss your application.

Looking forward to hearing from you!

Required skills

  • Behaviour Management
  • Commitment
  • Enthusiasm

Reference: 52802456

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