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Learning Support Assistant

We are looking for Teaching Assistants & Learning Support Assistants for work in London – in particular Islington, Camden and Westminster

We work with a number of amazing schools throughout the Central London area who require LSAs on a long-term basis, and those who they like to introduce to their students for week-to-week support work. 

Positions available right now:

  • LSA – 5 days a week – Start date ASAP
  • LSA – 4 days a week – Start date ASAP
  • LSA – Flexible hours – Start date June 2018
  • LSA – Flexible hours – Start date September 2018

Who we are loking for

Working with these schools is a privilege for Supply Desk and as such we are always looking for amazing candidates to introduce to them. First and foremost the ideal candidate for working as an LSA/TA with these students will be passionate about helping at-risk students succeed in their education.

SEN support staff should be confident, caring, passionate, patient and above-all resilient.

It is often that we have had LSAs describe these students as the most rewarding to work with; when you get successes working with these students you will finding it highly rewarding!


We are interested in both candidates who have an abundance of experience in working with Special Needs children and those who have limited experience but are interested in doing so.

£££ – We offer highly competitive rates of pay & will always take into consideration the type of role you are doing. 

The Students

We work with a number of amazing schools in London. Students we work with include those who live with varied special needs including:

  • ADD
  • ADHD
  • Autism
  • Down’s Syndrome
  • Hearing impairment
  • Language difficulties
  • Learning difficulties
  • Motor skill impairment
  • Visual impairment

Schools we work with include those with daily attendance & residential units in which these students live to get the support they need day-to-day. 


We have schools that book day-to-day for cover staff for those days during which some of their permanent staff have called in sick or are otherwise unavailable, as well as those that book LSAs for long-term roles. Whether you are looking for full-time support work or part-time, whether you are available for day-to-day supply work or for long-term roles get in touch ASAP as we are sure to have something for you! 

If you are indeed interested in SEN support work – do not hesitate to get in touch with via phone or email as per the below contact details:

Phone: 0203 319 3016

Email: stacey.newland@supplydesk.co.uk

Supply Desk is an employment agency and employment business and advertises all registered vacancies, having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003.

If this role doesn’t seem to fit you then why not visit our website http://www.supplydesk.co.uk for more information about Supply Desk and other vacancies.

If you are interested in this post please email your CV to stacey.newland@supplydesk.com or call Stacey on 0203 319 3016

Do you know other great teachers or support staff? Simply CLICK HERE to refer a friend and we will pay you £100 for every person you refer to us once they have worked for 5 days

Supply Desk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate.

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