• SEN – Autism
  • SEN – MLD
  • SEN – PMLD
  • SEN – SEMH
  • SEN – SLD
  • SEND
  • Rugeley, Staffordshire
  • Job Area: Rugeley

Learning Support Assistant

Zest Education is currently seeking passionate individuals to join our team as Learning Support Assistants at a special educational needs school in Rugeley. We have multiple full and part-time roles available, offering the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of pupils and young people with complex needs associated with autism and learning disabilities. There are opportunities for immediate starts and September start.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will play a key role in providing support to students aged 5-19, helping them with their communication, sensory, and behavioural needs. Your responsibilities will include managing challenging behaviours, adapting communication styles to individual pupil needs, and facilitating sustained progress in their learning journey.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with pupils with special needs, possess strong resilience, patience, and adaptability, and be committed to creating a nurturing environment for vulnerable young people. If you are dedicated, compassionate, and ready to make a positive impact in the lives of these students, we want to hear from you.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday, from 8:30 to 15:30. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a supportive team in a large school with small class sizes. Apply now and help shape the future of these exceptional learners.


If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Steph at steph@zesteducation.co.uk or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training, or qualifications required for this position are recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years within a school that teaches the British Curriculum) and/or care-based experience within the last 5 years.

The role advertised is for temporary supply work.

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