Zest are recruiting exclusively for a primary special educational needs school in Cannock for a full time Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to join their team. This position is due to begin ASAP and will continue on a long term basis. There is potential of becoming a permanent position is the right candidate is found.

This school provides education for students from the age of 2-11 with Autism (ASC), moderate learning difficulties (MLD) and profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD). Although this position is to work in a school environment, we are open to receiving applications from TA’s, support workers and individuals that have worked with adults with SEND.

As a LSA you will be working with the students on a 1:1 basis where needed and in small groups of no more than five pupils, supporting with all areas of the curriculum.

The role:

  • Must have previous experience supporting individuals with SEND
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Patience, empathy, and ability to build positive rapport with students
  • Resilient and adaptable with their approach to ensure that children are supported appropriately and professional


If you are interested in this temporary position or want to find out more, email Steph Guy on 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, teaching within a school teaching the British Curriculum).

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