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  • Start date details

    November 2023

  • Closing date

    26 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 2 pt 3- 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

One to One

32.5 hours per week

Term Time (44.2 Weeks)

Fixed Term as linked to child on EHCP

Scale 2 Pt 3 - 6

(Actual Salary £18,376.40 - £18,679.46)

Sybourn is a multicultural primary school in the heart of East London and has recently had been graded as Outstanding by Ofsted.

We are looking for enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants, who have experience of working in a childcare setting to join the team at Sybourn Primary School to assist and support a child with special educational needs.

The Learning Support Assistant’s main role is to provide support for a pupil with a statement of special educational needs. The LSA will ensure that the pupil can integrate as fully as possible in the activities generally undertaken by other children in the class.

Duties may include running specific programmes and activities to assist the pupils individual learning, medical and social needs. The LSA will be responsible for implementing the targets on the pupils individual education plan in liaison with the SENDCO, Assistant Headteachers and Learning Mentors.

Any offer of employment for this post will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

For more information about this position or to have a confidential discussion about the role please contact Catriona Hoult, SENDCO via school@sybournprimary.net

Closing date: 26/09/2023 @ 09:00

Proposed interview dates: 29/09/2023 - 04/10/2023

Completed Applications to: recruitment@sybournprimary.net

What the school offers its staff

  • Additional non-contact time for teaching staff - over and above statutory PPA time .

  • A fully-resourced, sequenced curriculum across 11 subjects;

  • Unlimited access to CPD through providers such as The National College and The Key;

  • Funding annual pay increments - having previously provided a boost even when these are frozen nationally;

  • Meeting or exceeding the terms set out in nationally agreed terms and conditions - both teaching and support staff;

  • Clear and well-implemented policies and professional standards - in key areas like behaviour, managing parental engagement and supporting staff in challenging situations.

  • An electric car-lease scheme, through Tusker;

  • Support for bicycle and IT equipment purchases via salary sacrifice schemes;

  • Cash-back on large purchases across a range of leading retailers and chains;

  • Access to our employee assistance programmes and wellbeing schemes like free eye tests for display screen users; and

  • Comprehensive access to support for staff and their families - including online fitness sessions, counselling and legal and financial advice.

  • Free tea and coffee;

  • Actively implementing workload reduction measures around marking, lesson planning & data tracking;

  • Paying staff to run clubs - and fully funding all after school clubs for our pupils;

  • Minimising the impact of twilight and INSET days by planning these and managing these clearly throughout each term;

  • Systems and core infrastructures work - printers, IT devices and networks, data management platforms - all are extensively vetted, tested and maintained - reducing stress, disruption and aggravation for busy staff; and

  • Consistently applying our policies in every setting - and priding ourselves on being a fair and transparent employer.

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About Sybourn Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
561 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
020 8539 4110

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