4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - Hours of work: 8.40am to 3.30pm (1 hours 10 mins unpaid lunch break), 28 hours and 20 minutes a week, term time only (38 weeks per year)

Contract type


Pay scale

Level 4, Points 4 to 7

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to join our successful team, supporting pupils in the classroom environment as well as 1:1 support.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • Experience of supporting pupils
  • GCSE A-C/equivalent in English and Maths
  • A caring, patient nature
  • The ability to be flexible
  • The ability to work well within a team and independently

If you wish to join our friendly and committed team and have a passion to see every child succeed, we would like to hear from you.

What the school offers its staff


West Leigh Junior School, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB

Further details about the role

Closing Date: Monday 26th February 2024, midday

Interviews: Monday 4th March 2024

For further details or an application pack, please contact Mrs Rebecca Sanderson, Director of HR, Portico Academy Trust,

Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB.

Telephone: 01702 987890

Email: recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

Please include a cover letter with your application form, commenting on how you feel you meet the person specification criteria and providing an insight into your relevant experience. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check and shortlisted candidates should be aware that the school will consider carrying out online searches as part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.

Application Documents

Support Staff Application Form

LSA Job Description

LSA Person Specification

Application Email


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 recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About West Leigh Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
525 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01702 987890

Arranging a visit to West Leigh Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk.

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