Teaching Assistant,

  • Location:
  • Salary: £80.00 - 87.00 per day
  • Start date: To be confirmed
  • Job Type: Temporary
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Job Description

Are you passionate about shaping young minds and making a positive impact on children’s lives? New Directions is seeking dedicated individuals to join our team as learning support assistants in various locations. We have openings for both experienced professionals and those looking to start their career in supporting students with additional learning needs.

As a learning support assistant, you’ll play a crucial role in providing support and guidance to students with diverse learning needs. Your responsibilities will include creating a nurturing and stimulating environment, implementing educational activities, and fostering positive relationships with students and their families.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Engaging students in tailored learning activities to promote their development.
  • Collaborating with teachers to implement individual education plans and provide one-to-one support.
  • Creating a supportive learning environment where all students feel valued and included.
  • Assisting in classroom preparation and ensuring all learning materials are readily available.


  • Genuine passion for working with students with additional learning needs and a desire to make a difference in their lives.
  • Relevant qualifications or at least 3 months experience of working with children
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Enhanced DBS clearance, registered with the update service, or willingness to obtain one.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.

Why join us:

  • Opportunities for professional growth and development with free training.
  • A supportive dedicated account manager.
  • The satisfaction of knowing you’re making a positive impact on the lives of students with additional learning needs.

New Directions Education Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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