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Sparks Teaching Services - Learner Support Assistants

We want our students to have the best possible experience during their time at The Sheffield College and we are looking for sessional Learner Support Assistants to assist in the educational and social development of students with a wide range of additional support needs.

Sparks Teaching Services - Learner Support Assistants

About this post

You will need to have knowledge and experience of supporting students with learning difficulties and a sound knowledge of Math, English and IT related subjects. A willingness to meet the intimate personal care needs of individual learners in a range of learning environments is essential.

The successful candidate will work with a large team committed to learner success and will also contribute to the work of the Additional Support Team.

You will ideally have experience of working in an educational setting or have undertaken paid or unpaid work with young people (up to age 18 years) and vulnerable adults.  

Hourly rate of pay (inclusive of holiday pay)

  • £9.41 per hour
  • Based at The Sheffield College (all sites)

Further information

The Sheffield College is at an exciting stage with a thriving student population, a strong and growing business portfolio and locations across the city. The Sheffield College is all about people, whether that is its students, staff or our partners. Students come from many different backgrounds, Sparks Teaching Services Limited a wholly owned subsidiary company of The Sheffield College is proud to support them in achieving the greatest of success. 

At present we have sufficient LSAs on the Sparks Supply List which meets the College’s need for LSA Cover.  Consequently, we are not accepting applications for the posts at this time, however if you are interested in this work, please check back here in the future as recruitment will resume when we need to replenish the list. You may contact us with queries via


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