Learning Support Assistants required for a Secondary School in Cardiff

We are looking for experienced Learning Support Assistants (LSA) to work within secondary schools in the Cardiff area. The role of the Teaching Assistant itself is quite varied as you will be required to carry out general LSA duties within the classroom as well as helping within their Autism or Behavioural Unit.

The successful candidate must have experience of working with KS3 and KS4 as well as children or young adults who are on the autistic spectrum. You will also be required to work with children with challenging behaviour, so experience in this field would be an advantage. You must have good subject knowledge as you will be asked to move between different classes as well as excellent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.

We at Staffroom cover anything from day to day supply through to long term assignments and look for candidates who have a real passion of working with children and help develop their education.

You must have at least 3 months recent experience of working with children or hold the relevant Teaching Assistant qualification.


This role, along with all other teaching assistant vacancies currently on offer at Staffroom Education, has excellent benefits including:

  • The very best rates of pay, incorporating our innovative Scalable Payment Structure(SPS);

  • Guaranteed Pay Scheme;

  • Flexible payment options to suit your circumstances;

  • Regular and varied work specific to your needs;

  • Hands-on support throughout assignment and beyond;

  • Referral Scheme for recommendations;

  • Consultation and assistance with CPD;

  • Advice on CV writing, interview techniques etc.

If you are interested in applying for this or any other vacancy, please contact us today on 02920 496646.

Staffroom Education is committed to the safeguarding of children and as such, require any individuals applying for positions to undergo or be in possession of a valid and enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) – for more information please visit https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check/overview.

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