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30 Jun 2022

Contract SEND LSA – Colchester – Essex

4myschools – Posted by SEND and Support Colchester, England, United Kingdom

Textiles Teacher Ipswich Suffolk

Job Description

SEND LSA – Colchester – Essex

SEND LSA – Colchester – Essex

A Colchester based primary school are looking for a SEND LSA to join their team from September 2022 and provide 1:1 support.

As a SEND LSA, you will be working with a child with ASD and mild cerebral palsy. Previous experience and knowledge of these two conditions, and some strategies to encourage their on-going development, is essential for this role.

You will be working closely with the class teacher, SENDCO and outside professionals to ensure the needs of the child are being meet and positively challenged.

For this position you will need:

  • A valid enhanced DBS
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • A positive approach and a passion for working with children

Vacancy details:

This position is to work full time, term time only and is a temp-to-perm opportunity. This means that this position will start on a long-term supply basis and become a permanent job at the school from around January 2023.

What we can do for you:

You will have a dedicated local consultant who has an in depth understanding of the schools in your area. You are supported by a fantastic team who are here to meet your needs every step of the way. 4myschools operates a full out of hours service and our office is open from 7am to 5:30pm.

We will always treat you as a valued member of the 4myschools team. We pay fairly and transparently and you have a choice of how you would like to be paid. This includes our PAYE, with no weekly fee’s or employers tax costs passed onto you! Wherever possible will pay to scale, and ensuring that we meet Agency Worker Regulations after 12 weeks with a school. You receive your pay a week in arrears, receiving an online payslip with a weekly pay showing your HMRC deductions and holiday pay breakdown.

More about us…

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard. We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements. This means we have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards.

4myschools have been delivering positive social impact from the beginning by reducing the cost of supply teachers to local schools and by paying teachers fairly. We believe that our business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach. You will also make a difference on an international level to areas of poverty in the developing world. Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education in developing countries.

In times where flexible working is becoming more important to encourage a real work-life balance, 4myschools understand this. We work closely with ‘updatedge’ who provide a fantastic app. This allows you to instantly update your own availability directly from your smart phone. This in turn is shared with our office systems. This gives you full flexibility to manage your own weekly calendar and pick up work when you want it.


4myschools also offer training and development opportunities, including free Child Protection and PREVENT training.

You can find out more about our CPD opportunities here Primary and Secondary Supply Teacher CPD – 4myschools Teacher Recruitment and for resources, click Resources – 4myschools Teacher Recruitment 

How to Apply

If this sounds like the perfect role for you then please send an up to date CV to

Job Categories: Early Years, Learning Support Assistant, Learning Support Assistant Essex, Nursery, Reception, SEND, Special, Support Staff, Support Staff Essex, TA, Teaching Assistant and Teaching Assistant Essex. Job Types: Contract, Fixed Term, Full-Time, Permanent and Supply Support Staff. Job Tags: ASD, Cerebral Palsy, Early Years, EYFS, learning support assistant, LSA, SEND, SLCN, Special Needs, Special Needs and Disabilities, Speech and Language, TA and Teaching Assistant.

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