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SEMH TA – Huddersfield

Posted 19/09/23
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Long Term


Kirklees - Central

Beginning 09/23

Here at Engage Education, we appreciate the impact that our LSA's can have.

Now more than ever, it is absolutely crucial that our children, especially those with barriers to learning, receive high quality, highly structured support.

Engage Education are looking to recruit a learning support assistant with a passion for shaping our future generations.

If you are someone who is committed to making a lasting change to children’s lives, then this could be the role for you.


About the role:

The needs of the pupils they cater for range from:

  • Complex Learning Needs (such as sensory and visual impairments)
  • Behavioural Difficulties
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders 

This is a full time, term-time position on a long term contract and there could be an option of a permanent offer.

We welcome applicants with a good understanding of working with students with severe ASC and profound, multiple learning difficulties and are enthusiastic about raising the attainment of their pupils and delivering the secure, welcoming and warm learning environment that they deserve.

The ideal candidate:

  • Patient, flexible and resilient manner.
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about helping children with special educational needs.
  • You will be expected to think on your feet and be proactive, no day is the same in a Special School, so being prepared is vital. 
  • Ability to form excellent relationships and rapport with pupils and staff alike, to support pupils in conjunction with a much wider support network.

About us:

We are Engage Education, the most trusted education recruitment agency, with professional development and support at our core.

  • Get paid in line with national scales
  • Free CPD sessions
  • Your own dedicated consultant
  • £150 ‘Refer a Friend’ bonus
  • Wellbeing support, travel discounts, and retail offers from our partners

How to apply

You can apply for this role below or get in touch with us directly. All applicants require the appropriate qualifications, and all teachers require a formally-recognised teaching qualification.

If you are not contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. 

All candidates must have a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before starting work. Full assistance provided.

By applying for this role, you are consenting to Engage Education Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the GDPR requirements.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Posted by Jessica Hayton
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