at Chalk Specialist Education Recruitment
Location Mansfield, United Kingdom
Date Posted April 9, 2024
Category Primary
Job Type Long-term
Salary £85 – £90 per day
Work Hours 08:30 - 15:30

Job Description

Are you a nurturing individual who is able to engage and support children with Special Educational Needs? Do you have experience supporting individuals who are on the Autistic Spectrum?


Chalk Education is recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant to work across the full primary age range. The school is a located in North-East Derbyshire, easily commutable from Mansfield, Chesterfield, Worksop and surrounding areas. This one-form entry primary school has a higher-than-average number of children eligible for pupil premium funding, as well as a higher-than-average proportion of pupils with Special Educational Needs.


In this role, the successful applicant will be working 1-2-1 with a boy in Key Stage 1. He has been identified as being on the Autistic Spectrum. With the support of the class teacher and SENCo, you will be expected to build a strong working relationship with the child.


Alongside the staff you will be responsible for safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • experience working with children in a Primary School environment.
  • expertise in supporting individuals on the Autistic Spectrum.
  • knowledge of the National Curriculum specifically in regard to age related expectations
  • passion to support and engage children with specific learning needs.


Additional requirements:

  • References confirming suitability for role
  • Commitment to safeguarding
  • Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the update service
  • Eligibility to work in the UK



  • Support from dedicated and knowledgeable specialist consultants
  • Continual professional development through online training
  • Competitive pay rates related to your experience
  • Opportunities within a range of schools and provisions
  • Refer a friend bonus with £150 in vouchers


For more information, please contact Vicky on 07961672574.

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