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LSA specialising in Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN) – Lowestoft – Suffolk

Vacancy details:

  • Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
  • Contract Type: Full-Time 8:15AM – 3:30PM. Term time only. Temporary, contract, Temp-to-perm
  • Salary: Competitive, based on experience. Ranging from £78-£90 per day.
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated LSA specialising in Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN) to join the team at a vibrant school in Lowestoft. This role involves providing 1:1 support to a primary-aged child, contributing to their educational development and overall well-being.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivering tailored support to meet the specific needs of the assigned student
  • You will contribute to the holistic development of your pupil with a focus on SLCN.
  • Collaborating with the class teacher and other professionals to create and implement individualised learning plans.
  • Employing a range of strategies and resources to enhance communication skills and facilitate learning.
  • Monitoring and recording progress, adapting support as necessary to ensure optimal development.
  • Building positive relationships with the student, fostering a nurturing and inclusive learning environment.


  • Previous experience working as a LSA, particularly with a focus on SLCN.
  • Relevant qualifications in education, special educational needs, or related fields – ADVANTAGEOUS NOT ESSENTIAL
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and motivate students.
  • A patient and empathetic approach to supporting children with diverse needs.
  • Knowledge of current educational practices and a commitment to continuous professional development.
Personal Qualities:
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about making a positive impact on students’ lives.
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues and external professionals.
  • Flexible and adaptable, able to respond to the changing needs of the student.
How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and skilled LSA with a passion for supporting students with SLCN, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV to Bryony.Lopez@4myschools.org

About 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.

4myschools 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 and support.

4myschools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to vetting checks in accordance with 4myschools Safeguarding, Recruitment and Vetting Policy.

Tagged as: Full-time, LSA, SEN, SEND, SLCN, TA

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