SEMH Learning Support Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Thurrock, Essex

Ref: 5394Monday 20 May 2024

Basildon, ESSEX

£85-110 PER DAY PAYE


Can you be a role model to students who have ASD, ADHD, Challenging Behaviour and SEMH (Social, Emotional, Mental, Health)

Are you resilient and ready for a challenge?

We are currently working with a wonderful Academy that are seeking a Learning Support Assistant to work within their SEND provision, you will be supporting their secondary students who are struggling to flourish in the mainstream environment, these students have ASD, ADHD and/or SEMH. They are looking for a Learning Support Assistant who has experience working with SEMH and who is passionate and empathetic. This setting has the ethos that to learn to full potential a student has to be emotionally, mentally and physically ready. The curriculum they deliver works to specifically develop all three of these areas. They understand that physical and emotional wellbeing is off the upmost importance. If needed they offer their students out-reach mentoring and counselling services and also additional support for fine and gross motor skills.

Benefits of working as a SEND LSA in this setting-

  • Small class sizes
  • £85-110 per day (dependant on experience) PAYE
  • Multiple enrichment trips every term for students to develop confidence and social skills
  • On-site parking
  • Temp to perm opportunities
  • The chance to make a difference every day

Why work with us?

  • We have over 250 5* Google reviews, please check them out!
  • We are an Ethical consultancy that always put people first
  • We specialise in SEND and we are all passionate about Inclusivity
  • We choose PAYE not an Umbrella company
  • We go above and beyond to make sure we are with you every step of the way on your journey to your future dream role  


If you think you would be an incredible asset to an already incredible team then please do get in touch by applying to this advert or emailing

Unfortunately if you are not contacted within 5 working days it means your application has been unsuccessful, we will however keep your records on file and contact you if a job role becomes available that we believe is perfect for you.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. We will help you with this.

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