Learning Support Assistant

The Fulham Boys School, London, SW6 5BD

64 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    6 September 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 May 2022

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Learning Support Assistant job summary

Post Held: Learning Support Assistant
Responsible to: SENCO and Headmaster
Liaises with: SENCO and Class teachers

Main purpose of job:

The Learning Support Assistant (LSA) role is to provide support to the pupils with various needs. The LSA will ensure that pupils are integrated to the whole school environment and making progress. Duties will include running specific interventions and activities to assist pupils’ individual learning and social needs. The LSA will be responsible for implementing the learning targets in liaison with the class teacher and SENCO.


To provide learning support in class or in withdrawal situations, either 1:1 or small groups.
To support the emotional needs of students.
To develop knowledge of the particular needs of the pupils and seek advice from SENCO, class teachers and outside agencies as required.
To work as part of the team to ensure that the well-being and personal development of the pupils enhance their learning opportunities and life skills.
To aid access to the full range of learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom and provide modified materials as required e.g. worksheets, visual prompt cards etc.
To make or modify differentiated resources as suggested and advised by the SENCO and class teachers
To provide positive reinforcements, praise and rewards.
To facilitate inclusion in small group activities with peers and support interaction between them.
To attend in service training and relevant meetings relevant to the post in order to keep up to date with developments in working with children with special educational needs.
To provide regular feedback to the class teacher, SENCO and relevant outside agencies about the pupil’s difficulties and progress.
To foster links between pupils, parents & carer and school.
To understand and apply the school policies on learning and behaviour and the statutory guidelines relating to disability discrimination and special educational needs.
To set challenging and demanding expectations and promote self-esteem and independence.
To provide the necessary pastoral care to enable students to feel secure and happy.
To carry out duties as directed by the SENCO or Head Master,

Applying for the job

Please log onto our website www.fulhamboysschool.org for further details about the school.

Application forms should be sent to Jane Proudfoot, HR Manager at The Fulham Boys School, 532 Fulham Road, London SW6 5BD or by email to

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About The Fulham Boys School

School type
Free School, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
685 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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The school is located in the heart of Fulham. As a school we are committed through co-curricular, sport and departmental lessons that London is seen as our classroom; we believe that our extended day and our state of the art facilities in central London equips our young
men to thrive. The Fulham Boys School is a highly successful and oversubscribed school with a good reputation in the local community.

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