Changing the lives of adults with learning disabilities forever




JOB TITLE:                          LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT       


HOURS:                                21 HOURS PER WEEK

HOURLY RATE:                £8.21 PER HOUR      

LOCATION:                         PETERBOROUGH


Shift Pattern:

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

9.15am – 4.15pm


  • Are you an individual who can work on their own or in a team?
  • Do you have experience of working with young adults with learning disabilities, autism and additional needs?
  • Do you have experience of supporting individuals with complex needs and challenging behaviour?
  • Do you have a clean driving license? Driver preferred
  • Are you prepared to go the extra mile?
  • Do you want to enhance your skills by undertaking additional courses/training?

If so then read on: -

  • An amazing opportunity has arisen to support our service users here at The Helping Hands Group.
  • You will need to be able to complete an enhanced DBS check.
  • We offer staff benefits including free uniform, long service benefits and access to a free employee assistance programme.

You will be a flexible, compassionate individual, able to work as part of a team and/or on your own. This will include communication, personal care and delivery of sessions as agreed with the Manager. Support with teaching independent living skills along with assisting in activities will be a major part of the role. There will be the expectation to complete paperwork and attend training/meetings which maybe outside of your contracted hours.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

If you have any queries with regard to this position, please contact us on 01733 561000 or email

Also see our website

Closing Date:

Interview Date: TBC

Please note, a completed application form will need to be submitted. The advert may be closed early if we receive a high amount of applicants



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