Learning Support Assistant
Term time contract
3.25 hours per week (Tuesdays 8:45am - 12:00pm)
Salary - Grade 5 (£18,933-£19,314 Full Time Equivalent)
Fixed term until the end of the academic year to meet the needs of a temporary increase in workload due to SEN assessments and applications.
St Mary's CE Primary School is a popular, oversubscribed school with a strong community ethos balanced with high academic aspirations. The school currently is graded Outstanding by Ofsted and Good by SIAMS. We are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to provide additional support for pupils as they access the curriculum.
WE CAN OFFER:
Flexible, term-time hours;
The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school;
Free access to employee assistance programme;
An inclusive and caring ethos;
Lots of exciting and creative learning opportunities;
Committed and dedicated staff;
Enthusiastic and friendly children and parents.
Experience of working in a school environment.
Experience of being in a similar role.
Good communication skills.
Ability to show initiative.
THE RIGHT CANDIDATE:
Have a Level 2 qualification in Maths and English (or equivalent);
The ability to use relevant technology/equipment;
Have good interpersonal skills;
Enjoy working with children and be able to show initiative;
Have high expectations, together with a caring attitude and flexibility;
Know how to provide children with a safe and secure environment.
Have lots of energy and patience;
Demonstrate good communication skills;
Have a positive, hardworking attitude;
Be able to work effectively within a committed team;
Be committed to inclusion and equality of opportunity.
For more information please see the job description and person specification.
Please email your completed application form to email@example.com
Deadline for applications: 5pm, Tuesday 7th December 2021
Interviews will be held on Thursday 9th December 2021
If you wish to find out more about the role before applying, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org