Learning Support Assistant

Salary: £13,746.09 – 16,530 per annum dependant on qualification and experience.

Hours: Fulltime - Term Time

Location: Aurora Meldreth Manor, Hertfordshire/Cambridge SG8 6LG

Your job is to come in the morning, make this person’s life awesome, and then go home. Now that’s a good job. That’s a brilliant job!
— Shelly, Aurora Meldreth and Orchard Manor

Located on a fantastic 14-acre site Meldreth Manor is a special school and children’s home for children aged 6-19 supporting individuals who have severe and complex learning difficulties, including physical and sensory difficulties and complex health needs which impact on their daily lives.

The entire site is currently undergoing a multi million pound re-development in order to make it a fresh, invigorating and great place to work.

You will be a crucial link in supporting students with their learning, development and progress which may be delivered off site and outside of classroom settings at times.

  • Helping young people to achieve their personal goals

  • Supporting an environment that fosters equality, diversity and the rights of all young people to be treated with respect

  • Placing an emphasis on support and empowerment of young people

  • Developing a greater understanding of disability issues and the values of Aurora and demonstrating these in the work

  • Providing high quality support in all aspects of the work


Be part of our successful team and also benefit from a generous package that includes:

  • Career progression and further qualification training support

  • Life insurance

  • Pension plan

  • High street discounts

  • Child care vouchers

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Paid holiday

Aurora is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special needs and disabilities.

If this role excites you, please get in touch with us: call 0203 617 0186 or email recruitment@the-aurora-group.com to speak to Adam who can tell you more.

The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care. Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

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Click here to download an application form - (If you are not applying online please email to MMOMRecruitment@the-aurora-group.com

Closing Date: July 21st 2017