2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    30 November 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    24 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Working pattern
Part time
25 Hours Per Week
Contract type
Fixed term (Until July 2022)
Grade 5 point 7

Job summary

Learning Support Assistant (LSA) – 25 hours
Highcliffe Primary School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and conscientious Learning Support Assistant to work within the school.
• Are you a positive and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant?
• Do you have a level 2 relevant qualification?
• Do you have experience of working with children who have additional needs?
• Do you have experience of working with children on a 1:1 basis?
• Are you able to work as a member of a team?

In return we can offer:
• An excellent working environment.
• Talented and hard-working professional colleagues who are committed to children’s success across the curriculum.
• A supportive, friendly and caring team.

The successful candidate will work with pupils under the guidance of the class teacher, SENDCo and Assistant Headteacher to support the delivery of high quality teaching and learning to help raise standards of achievement. We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our dedicated and talented support team. The role will also include some general lunch time supervision. Our LSA’s work flexibly in that they may sometimes work with different classes or key stages, depending on the needs of the pupils and of the school as a whole.

The post is for 25 hours per week, fixed term until 13th July 2022 with the view to being extended.

Actual hours: Monday – Friday

Essential Requirements
• GCSE Maths and English
• Previous experience of working with SEND/ school environment
• Relevant level 3 qualification or currently working towards

Grade 5, point 7

Closing date
Tuesday 30th November 2021, at 12noon.

Tuesday 7th December 2021.

Please forward your completed application form to primaryhr@lionhearttrust.org.uk
Please note CV's WILL NOT be accepted.
For any queries about our vacancies please email office@highcliffeacademy.org.uk
Due to the volume of applications we receive we're unable to contact each applicant with a decision. If you don't hear from us within four weeks of the advertised closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Highcliffe Primary School is part of the Lionheart Academies Trust.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Applying for the job

Application Forms can be found on the Highcliffe Primary School Website

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
414 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

About Highcliffe Primary School and Community Centre

Welcome to Highcliffe Primary School. Highcliffe is a friendly, ambitious and visionary school that has the children and their families at the heart of everything we do.

We are proud to be part of the Lionheart Educational Trust and work very closely with our other trust primary schools; Riverside Primary, Hallam Fields Primary and Brocks Hill Primary. Together, we work tirelessly to ensure that our primary schools provide the highest quality education both academically and holistically.

School location

Greengate Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 3DL

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