Learning Support Assistant - ARP

Posted 07 November 2023
Salary £70.5 - £90 per day
Job type Teaching Assistant
Discipline NurseryJunior
Contact NameAlice Roberts

Job description

​​​​​​​Step Teachers are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to support the ARP unit at one of our long-standing mainstream primary schools. This role is very rewarding, the school prides itself on providing the skills and knowledge to achieve their true potential, which is why the school is so passionate about having the right person in place for their ARP unit. The role is due to commence immediately and is ongoing for the right person. 


  • Supporting smaller groups of children who all have different learning needs

  • The ability to build rapport and help the children learn through differentiated means

  • Assess and report on the students under your supervision

  • Strong behaviour management strategies

  • Willingness to comply with the schools’ policies and implement, effectively  


  • Teaching Assistant/ Learning support assistant experience

  • Experience working with children who have lower ability and additional educational needs

  • Relevant teaching assistant qualifications desirable

Why Step Teachers?

With over 20 years in supplying educational professionals across North London, Hertfordshire, East Anglia and Plymouth, we have and continue to build long-standing; exclusive relationships with many schools and academy trusts across these regions. We have a resolute team that will support and nurture your career at Step Teachers.  

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK.  

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. High street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional wellbeing services as standard with our pay portal.  

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