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Learning Support Assistant - primary schools

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant

Location: Hemel Hempstead Primary Schools

Job Type: Long-Term/Permanent Roles Available

Company: Dunbar Education

About Us: Dunbar Education is a leading educational recruitment agency dedicated to connecting talented individuals with rewarding opportunities in the education sector. We are currently seeking experienced Learning Support Assistants to join our team and make a positive impact on the lives of students in Hemel Hempstead Primary Schools.

Job Description: We are looking for passionate and dedicated Learning Support Assistants to support the educational development of primary school students in Hemel Hempstead. In this role, you will work closely with teachers to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment, ensuring that all students can reach their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one and small-group support to students with diverse learning needs.
  • Assist in the planning and delivery of lessons, adapting materials and activities as required.
  • Promote positive behaviour and emotional well-being among students.
  • Collaborate with teachers and educational specialists to create personalised learning plans.
  • Monitor and track student progress, providing feedback to the teaching team.
  • Foster a safe and inclusive classroom environment.


  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant is essential.
  • A genuine passion for education and helping students succeed.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to work with diverse student needs.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic school environment.
  • Relevant qualifications and DBS certificate (or willingness to obtain).


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of students.
  • Ongoing professional development and training.
  • Supportive team environment.
  • Long-term and permanent roles available.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and experienced Learning Support Assistant looking for a rewarding career in education, we would love to hear from you. To apply for this position, please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience

Dunbar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Join our team and help shape the future of young learners in Hemel Hempstead Primary Schools. Apply today!