Website 4myschools Ltd

SEMH Learning Support Assistant Lowestoft Suffolk

🌟 Exciting Opportunity in Lowestoft! 🌟

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children and young people with SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) needs, Trauma, and Looked After Children (LAC) backgrounds? Look no further!

We are a leading education recruitment agency dedicated to connecting exceptional individuals with rewarding roles in schools. Currently, we’re seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join schools in Lowestoft as Learning Support Assistants on a supply basis with a focus on SEMH, Trauma, and LAC support.

Key Responsibilities:

– Provide tailored support to students with SEMH, Trauma, and LAC backgrounds, assisting them in their academic and personal development.

– Foster a supportive and nurturing environment conducive to positive learning experiences.

– Collaborate with teachers and other professionals to implement personalised interventions and support strategies.

– Promote emotional well-being and resilience among students, helping them overcome barriers to learning.

Opportunity for Growth:

This role offers a unique opportunity for individuals with the below jobs who are interested in exploring an education career path, which may include but are not limited to:

– Probation Officer: Use your engagement with the justice system to support young people in schools with reintegration.

– Actor: Utilise your drama and performing arts as a therapeutic tool to enhance communication and emotional expression.

– Psychologist: Use your psychological background and experience to support children within an education setting

– Student: Gain invaluable hands-on experience while pursuing a degree or certification in education, psychology, social work, or related fields.


– Experience working with children or young people with SEMH, Trauma, or LAC backgrounds is desirable but not essential.

– Strong interpersonal skills and a compassionate approach to supporting vulnerable learners.

– Flexibility, resilience, and a positive attitude towards challenges.

– Enhanced DBS certificate for child workforce only, or willingness to obtain one.

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.

We are a forward thinking, supportive team of industry experts

We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work and how you wish to be paid with PAYE as an option

We also use a fantastic app called ‘updatedge’ which allows you to update your own availability; receive and apply to job offers instantly; and connect direct to hiring managers – all from your smart phone or desktop.

We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website http://www.4myschools.org

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. We have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards

Tagged as: learning support assistant, SEMH, SEN Teaching Assistants

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