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Learning Support Assistant - Watford area

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant, SEN School

Location: Watford area

Start Date: Immediately

Are you driven to make a positive impact on the lives of children with SEND? Do you possess a deep understanding of Autism, ADHD and Learning Difficulties? If yes, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join an SEN provision in Watford.


  • Enhance learning standards and achievements for all students.
  • Assist students in developing independent learning skills.
  • Uphold the school's inclusion policy by supporting students in their learning and personal growth, removing obstacles to success.
  • Execute administrative and other tasks to ensure the smooth functioning of the department.
  • Support students' learning and development, either in small groups or individually as directed, while employing appropriate resource differentiation.


  • Relevant experience and expertise in working with children who have special educational needs, especially those with Autism, ADHD and trauma
  • A profound comprehension of ADHD and trauma, enabling the implementation of strategies and interventions to support students effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, fostering connections with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Demonstrated patience, empathy, and a nurturing approach to supporting students' emotional well-being.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively as part of a team, working alongside teachers, therapists, and other support staff.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the individual needs of students and adapt to the evolving demands of the school environment.

Join our team and contribute to the holistic development of students with SEND.