Job Description

£65 - £73/day

SEND LSA / Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant needed in Oldbury

SEND LSA / Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant needed in Oldbury 

Do you hold a Level 3 NVQ certificate in Children’s Learning and Development or equivalent?

Do you work well independently and as part of a team?

Do you have a naturally caring, nurturing, and patient nature?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a SEND LSA / Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant to work on both a full-time and supply basis at our schools in Oldbury. The schools are for students of various abilities, ranging from moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs of a variety of ages. The applicant must be flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with educational needs.

Due to the nature of the role, all applicants must be comfortable with most elements of personal care.

All applicants must be NVQ Level 3 qualified and have a minimum of 6 months experience working with children with SEND / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher.

The role will include:

Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
1:1 work with students who require additional support
Leading group work
Helping the class teacher with pupil observations
All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard-earned cash.

If you are interested in a role as a SEND LSA / Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistant, please contact Helen Carter on (phone number removed) or email your CV to 

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services