Learning Support Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Barnet, North West London

Ref: 5131Thursday 9 May 2024

£85 - £95 PAYE

Learning Support Assistant - London Borough of Barnet

September Start, Full-Time

£85 - £95 PAYE, Weekly Payment


Are you a Learning Support Assistant or wanting to become a Learning Support Assistant? Do you have a passion and talent for supporting Neuro-diverse children and young people? Are you an aspiring SEND Teacher or Child Psychologist? Do you have experience supporting highly anxious students?


We are working in partnership with a SEND school for children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autism/ASC based in the London Borough of Barnet. The school is looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join their friendly and supportive staff team. This position is to start in September.


This is a lovely school headed by a wonderfully inspiring Headteacher who supports and leads her dynamic and diverse staff team to enable them to be the best educators for the pupils who attend the school. This is an excellent opportunity for those aspiring SEND Teachers, Pastoral Workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, and Social Workers.



  • Learning Support Assistant
  • SEND school for pupils with SEMH and Autism/ASC; some pupils will have undiagnosed mental health needs such as high anxiety and school phobia
  • Based in the London Borough of Barnet
  • September start
  • 8 pupils in a class
  • Providing healthy and nurturing learning environment
  • Making positive impacts on children and young people’s lives!
  • £85 - £95 PAYE depending on experience, weekly payment


Learning Support Assistant Requirements:

  • Has experience of working with young people with SEMH, Autism/ASC, anxiety, sensory processing difficulties, and social communication needs
  • Available to start work in September
  • Able to build solid and meaningful working relationships and be a role model
  • Passionate for working with SEND


Some of the students have never been diagnosed or will not be diagnosed, but they are suffering with mental health needs such as high anxiety and find it difficult to be in mainstream school settings for different reasons. The school is determined to provide a positive, therapeutic, nurturing, and encouraging learning environment where children can develop their self-esteem and independence.


Learning Support Assistant | SEND Job | Barnet, North London | Full-Time | September Start


Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert! If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development. Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this. By applying for this role, you are consenting to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the new GDPR requirements.

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