The Opportunity Hub UK

SEN Learning Support Assistant

Location: Staffordshire
Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
Schedule: Flexible Part time


The Opportunity Hub UK is seeking a passionate and dedicated SEN Learning Support Assistant to join a forward-thinking and supportive team working with young people with Special Educational Needs.

This is a rewarding opportunity to make a real impact on the lives of students, helping them develop their skills and confidence in a positive and nurturing environment.

About the Company:
We partner with a range of schools and educational institutions across the UK, providing high-quality support and resources to ensure every child has the opportunity to thrive.

We value teamwork, creativity, and a commitment to making a difference, and we offer a supportive and collaborative environment where you can grow both personally and professionally.

About the Role:
As an SEN Learning Support Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the learning and development of individual students with SEN and SEMH.

This involves:

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Working closely with students on a one-to-one basis in various settings, including schools, homes, and external venues.
  • Planning, preparing, and delivering engaging and effective teaching sessions tailored to individual needs.
  • Adapting teaching materials and methods to cater to diverse learning styles and abilities.
  • Assessing student progress and providing constructive feedback to support their growth.
  • Encouraging positive behaviour and creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborating with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure continuity of support.
  • Completing administrative tasks, including progress reports, session plans, and evaluation reports.
  • Continuously developing your skills and knowledge through training and professional development opportunities.
Here are the skills you'll need:
  • A genuine passion for working with young people and a commitment to inclusion.
  • Experience working with SEN and/or SEMH needs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Creativity and resourcefulness in adapting teaching methods to individual needs.
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of children.
  • Proficiency in literacy, numeracy, and IT skills.
Here are the benefits of this job:
  • Make a real difference in the lives of young people.
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Develop your skills and knowledge through ongoing training and development opportunities.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Contribute to a meaningful and rewarding career path.
Work Permissions:
You must have the right to work in the United Kingdom.

Visa sponsorship is not available at this time.

Working with SEN and SEMH students offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on their lives.

By providing individualised support and creating a nurturing environment, you can help them overcome challenges, develop their skills, and reach their full potential.

It's a rewarding and challenging career path that allows you to make a real difference and witness the positive impact of your work firsthand.

If you're passionate about education, enjoy working with young people, and are committed to making a difference, we encourage you to apply!


  • Start: 02/02/2024
  • Rate: £25 - £30 per hour, Benefits: 25-30K
  • Location: Staffordshire,England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Education
  • Recruiter: The Opportunity Hub UK
  • Contact: Chris Newell
  • Tel: +44 7453 928140
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: BH-983-12
  • Posted: 2024-02-02 11:34:03 -

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