Mental Health Learning Support - East London

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Tower Hamlets, North East London

Ref: 3604Tuesday 20 February 2024

Mental Health Learning Support Assistant – East London

Got expereince working with young people with challenging behaviour?

Passionate about supporting pupils in vulnerable situations from challenging backgrounds?

Calm, collected and mature personality with a nurturing perspective?

This is the role for you!

Start Date: ASAP

All Boys Social Emotional Mental Health School in East London

PAYE payment – no umbrella companies


I am actively searching for positive Mental Health Learning Support Assistants to support young people from vulnerable and challenging backgrounds. This all-boys school catering for students with social, emotional, and mental health problems. The school champions a trauma informed approach and cultivating student independence and community. Furthermore, this school favours communication over conflict and actively demonstrates to pupils that issues are best resolved by talking.


The ideal candidate could have…

  • Experience working with vulnerable young people and social emotional and mental health problems.
  • Passion for supporting students with challenging behaviour and implementing positive behaviour and boundaries.
  • A nurturing, caring and empathetic approach to vulnerable young people.
  • Practising and trauma-informed approach
  • Brilliant communication skills


If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert or send an email to

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.

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