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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    7 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 30 hours per week, Term time only

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114 - £23,500

Actual salary

Actual salary approx. £15,980 - £16,247 pro rata

Pay scale

NJC 4 – 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

We wish to appoint anEarly Years Learning Support Assistant(EYFS LSA) to start in March on a permanent basis and join our Early Years team. The EYFS LSA role is vital to the school and involves supporting children within the early years.

Successful candidates should have:

  • Experience of working with and caring for children within the early years age range
  • Experience of working with children in a friendly, busy environment
  • Level 2 qualification in play work/childcare
  • Paediatric first aid and current food hygiene certificate (desirable)
  • A commitment to promoting and fostering good relationships between children and with parents and colleagues

You should be:

  • Forward thinking and willing to adapt to the changing needs of the school
  • Able to promote the warm, caring and friendly ethos of the school to pupils, parents and the public
  • Able work as part of a team
  • Confident to use your own initiative when required

What the school offers its staff

  • An active school community with supportive parents;
  • An award winning learning environment;
  • Excellent professional development opportunities;
  • A supportive working culture that focuses on positive learning behaviour and high expectations for all children
  • The chance to work with a supportive family of schools (REAch2 trust) who share the same passion for primary education

Further details about the role

Please download The Application Pack for more information about the role.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Burrsville Infant Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
180 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 7
Phone number
01255 425106

Arranging a visit to Burrsville Infant Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@burrsvilleinfantacademy.org.

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