Higher Level Learning Support Assistant

Excellent training, beautiful location, inspiring work.

Key Facts

Responsible to: Head of Education
Responsible for: Learning Support Workers
Salary: £18,217 - £20,218 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Mon-Fri) 48.2 weeks

Job Purpose

We are looking to appoint a Higher Level Learning Support Assistants from March to work with the Head of Education to coordinate and administer the work of the rapidly growing team of LSWs.  Your main responsibilities will be:

  • to provide support in lessons and activities across curriculum.
  • to guide less experienced LSWs’ work in the classroom and lead training and CPD for other LSWs;
  • to take the lead for developing one or more areas of expertise within the wider team (for example, communication, essential skills or student voice); and
  • to lead sessions and cover for colleagues as required, ensuring the progress of small groups of learners in a range of areas.

Previous experience of management roles within education is not essential. However, to be successful in this post you will possess excellent inter-personal skills, and will be an effective communicator with the ability to organise, lead and motivate a team.

Please contact Lisa Blofield for more information.


Closing date: Monday March 15th 2021