Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 May 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£14,614 - £15,330

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, conscientious and caringLearning Support Assistant. A start date of September 2023 is possible. Flexibility to work throughout the school is required.

The successful candidate will:

  • build positive relationships with all children
  • have high expectations of bothchildren and themselves
  • be effective at helping children to understand and learn concepts using different approaches e.g. concrete resources, pictures, songs etc.
  • be motivated, flexible and be able to use their own initiative
  • possess strong interpersonal skills and have a keen sense of humour
  • work collaboratively with staff
  • have a commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem and progress of everyone at the school
  • have GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above
  • ideally have experience of working with children in an educational setting

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will find themselves among supportive and welcoming staff, parents and governors. Training will be available in specific interventions for children with special needs.

The hours will be 8:15am – 3:15pm with a half hour lunch break. Supervision of the childrenat lunchtime will be part of the job role.

If you would like to come and have a look around the school, please do contact the school office to arrange a convenient time.

Shortlisted applicantsmay be interviewed before the closing date so please apply as soon as possible.

All appointments are subject to vetting including DBS disclosure.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applying for the job

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About Burstow Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
450 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Burstow Primary School

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