Learning Support Assistant- Tunbridge Wells.

Job Description

Learning Support Assistant- Tunbridge Wells

Monday – Friday


£90-£100 Daily rate

We work with a welcoming school who provide pupils with opportunities to achieve and celebrate their progress. They support, challenge and motivate their pupils to succeed. We are looking to appoint an experienced Support Workers to the team of dedicated and resourceful staff at their residential school starting in the Spring Term. The successful candidate will be working as part of a great team, supporting children with severe and complex needs. You will be supporting students in both formal and informal learning environments to meet the students physical, learning and social needs. We need someone with a passion for working with children who have SEN needs, and someone with experience. This full time position is required to start April.

Must have:

· Accredited practical Moving & Handling course

· Driving License

· A caring, patient nature

· Friendly and nurturing qualities

· Has a passion to support and empower children and young people

· Ability to work well independently and as a team

· A DBS on the Updates Service, or be willing to obtain one

· Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

The Role:

· To support students within the learning and / or residential environments in order to promote each student’s intellectual, physical, social, emotional and spiritual development and to promote a caring environment by providing a high standard of care including toileting, washing, bathing and mealtime assistance.

· To ensure that communication with students, staff and other departments is effective and contributes to securing efficiency and high standards of care and personal development for students within a learning and residential environment.

· To maintain high standards of safety and observe good practice in relation to health and safety issues.

· To be aware of and implement students’ care plans and to assist the students’ in the development of their independence outcomes within the individualised programme.

Benefits of working for Masterclass Education:

  • Supportive consultant team with years of experience working as Teaching Assistants and Teachers
  • Professional support and advise throughout your career
  • Personable consultants committed to match you up with the right school and role
  • Competitive weekly pay
  • Part time and flexible working hours available
  • Free training available prior to your start day
  • Flexible start date

Who can apply for this role?

Anyone looking to kickstart their career in education!

We are currently recruiting for long term, short term and ad hoc positions for March and beyond, so there’s a role for every level of experience!


  • Monday – Friday (Full and Part Time)
  • Term Time only

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay (PAYE)
  • A fantastic holiday scheme
  • Specialised consultants on hand to help you with advice and support
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all of our online learning in the latest education developments. (CPD recognised)
  • Flexible work options to work around your personal circumstances.

Our focus at Masterclass is, and always will be, on helping education professionals find their dream position in a school where they will be able to truly excel. We are always happy to support ECTs and encourage applications from all Teachers and TAs of every experience and scale.

Masterclass Education work exclusively with a large amount of Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the area who look for MCE staff to be with them on daily cover, short and long term contracts. Masterclass are a part of the REC and Crown Commercial Service, offering the most valued and trusted service.

Job Details

Date Posted

March 18, 2024


Tunbridge Wells


South Coast

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