10 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    15 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 Year Fixed Term Initially

Actual salary


Pay scale

Level 5, Points 8-12

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants to join our friendly and hardworking team immediately.

The successful candidates will need to be flexible and be prepared to assist pupils on an individual basis as well as in small groups or a classroom environment. A good level of English, Maths and ICT skills is essential.

The successful candidates will ideally have:-

  • Experience of supporting pupils with complex needs
  • A caring, patient nature
  • The ability to be flexible
  • The ability to work well within a team and independently

We would be willing to consider part time hours for the right candidate(s).

We are looking to appoint general LSAs as well as LSAs willing to work on a 1:1 basis with two of our most complex students who require a bespoke package to have successful school days.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction package
  • A warm, welcoming and supportive whole school team
  • Opportunities for continuing professional development both in school and across the MAT
  • A school with a strong and caring ethos
  • An amazing class of students
  • A supportive Governing Body

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and all applicants will be required to undertake full vetting checks to determine their suitability for working with young people.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to jstrickland@st-nicholas.southend.sch.uk

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About St Nicholas School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
School size
88 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01702 462322


Arranging a visit to St Nicholas School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jstrickland@st-nicholas.southend.sch.uk.

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