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Learning Support Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant - Primary School

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Employment Type: Full-Time or Part-Time

Starting Date: September 2023

Are you passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of children? We are currently seeking dedicated and compassionate Learning Support Assistants to join our team at a welcoming Primary School in Wellingborough. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant educational setting, either on a full-time or part-time basis, with a starting date in September 2023.


  • Provide support and assistance to children with additional learning needs in a primary school setting.
  • Work closely with teachers to implement EHCP's and personalised strategies to support student learning and development.
  • Assist students in accessing the curriculum, providing one-on-one or small group support as required.
  • Promote a positive and inclusive learning environment, fostering the social and emotional well-being of all students.
  • Help to create and maintain a safe and nurturing classroom environment.
  • Support students in developing independent learning skills and promoting their overall academic progress.
  • Collaborate with the wider school community, including parents and external professionals, to ensure a holistic approach to student support.


  • Prior experience working as a Learning Support Assistant or in a similar role within a primary school setting is highly desirable.
  • A genuine passion for working with children and a commitment to helping them reach their full potential.
  • Knowledge and understanding of various learning difficulties and strategies to support student progress.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, staff, and parents.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt to different learning styles and individual needs.

If you are dedicated to supporting children's learning and well-being and would like to join our nurturing team, please apply now or submit your CV

We appreciate all applications, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.