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Crafting the Perfect Job Description for Learning Support Assistants

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Learning Support Assistant

Do you have a passion for helping people learn? Do you want to work in a collaborative environment where you can make a difference? If so, ExampleCorp is the place for you! We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our team. In this role, you will provide one-on-one and small-group instruction to students with a wide range of abilities. You will also collaborate with teachers and other support staff to create and implement individualized education plans. If you are looking for a rewarding and challenging position, ExampleCorp is the place for you!

Key Responsibilities

The following areas of focus will be central to your role in this position:

  • Provide support to students with special needs to help them achieve their fullest potential.
  • Communicate with teachers, parents, and carers to ensure that students receive the best possible support.
  • Develop and implement Individual Education Plans (IEPs) in consultation with teachers and parents.
  • Monitor students' progress and keep accurate records.
  • Provide one-to-one and small group tuition, as required.
  • Support students in mainstream classes, as required.
  • Attend meetings, as required.
  • Undertake training, as required.

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following attributes:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Previous experience working with children with special needs
  • Patience and a positive attitude

If you are excited about this field and feel like you could thrive on our team, we encourage you to apply even if you do not meet every requirement listed.


As a valued member of our team, you will have access to the following benefits:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Generous vacation time
  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick days
  • 401(k) plan
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program

small-groupAbout ExampleCorp

ExampleCorp is a dynamic and innovative company that values creativity, collaboration, and excellence. We offer a supportive work environment and opportunities for growth. Our diverse team is made up of talented and passionate individuals who drive results and make a positive impact. If you are ready to join a company that shapes the future, apply to ExampleCorp today.

Are you interested in this position? Please apply via our Partner HiPeople by clicking the link below. We do not require a CV. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

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