Learning Support Assistant Level 2 - Sandwell Academy

Area: Learning (Support)
Management Level: General Support
Closing date for applications: N/A

Position Description

Learning Support Assistant Level 2



You are accountable to the Director of Inclusion for all work undertaken.


  • Facilitate individual students or groups of students to access the differentiated curriculum, including assisting with the planning and preparation of learning activities under the direction of the subject teacher.
  • Implement, record and monitor strategies and interventions for specific individuals.
  • Contributes to the development, implementation and evaluation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs).
  • Under the direction of the teacher and Director of Inclusion, teach students in a small group or 1:1 learning activities in lessons and sometimes away from the main teaching area.
  • Help promote students’ good behaviour and discipline through positive interactions with the students and participate fully in strategies agreed as part of any student’s individual education plan.
  • To promote the ethos of the Inclusion department by identifying support needed for students to ensure longer-term independence.
  • Share with the Director of Inclusion, teacher and other colleagues, issues of concern and positive feedback about the student’s welfare and achievements.
  • To carry out other reasonable tasks from time to time as directed by the Head.
  • To work in accordance with the Academy’s safeguarding policy


Working hours – 33.25 hours per week, term time only and training days, 8.15am - 4.00pm (Friday 3.30pm), at the discretion of the Head.


SCP 4-7

School Contact Details

Miss M Brookes
Sandwell Academy
Halfords Lane
West Bromwich
West Midlands
B71 4LG
Tel: 0121 525 1700
Email: recruitment@sandwellacademy.com
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