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Secondary Learning Support Assistant Role

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students? Dunbar Education is in search of enthusiastic and dedicated Learning Support Assistants to join our team, serving students in Northampton. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a dynamic and rewarding environment where you can contribute to the educational development of students and help them reach their full potential.


  • Collaborate with teachers to provide vital support for lesson plans and learning activities.
  • Offer one-on-one or group assistance to students with diverse learning needs.
  • Foster a welcoming and inclusive classroom environment that encourages active learning and student engagement.
  • Play a role in students' personal and social development by establishing positive relationships and promoting positive behavior.
  • Assist with classroom management and ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.
  • Contribute to student assessment and progress tracking, offering feedback to teachers and parents as needed.


  • Previous experience as a Learning Support Assistant or in a similar educational support role is advantageous.
  • A true passion for education and a commitment to inspiring and motivating students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to build connections with students, teachers, and parents/guardians.
  • Patience, empathy, and adaptability to cater to the diverse needs of students.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Dedication to maintaining a safe and inclusive learning environment.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or related fields are a plus.

Why join us?

  • An opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of young learners.
  • Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
  • Professional development and training opportunities to further your skills and career.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Partner with Dunbar Education, a reputable education recruitment agency dedicated to matching talented individuals with fulfilling roles in the education sector.

To apply:

If you're enthusiastic, dedicated, and ready to help Northampton students thrive, we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV.