Learning Support Assistant

Kingsley Special Academy, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5DP

24 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    9 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 July 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

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  • The posts on offer are term-time only (including Training Days). The hours (32.5 hours per week) are 8.45 am – 3.40 pm Monday – Friday, with a Team meeting until 5.00 pm every Wednesday. Salary range NJC 4 – 5 £19,264 (pro-rata £14,490)

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

Salary range NJC 4 – 5 £19,264

Actual salary


Learning Support Assistant job summary

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge supporting children within our Special Needs Academy? Read on for the opportunity you have been waiting for ….

We currently have vacancies for Learning Support Assistants. We welcome applications from those with experience or from those looking to start a career in this field. If you can demonstrate that you are hardworking, committed and care deeply about making a difference to the lives of children then consider applying. We offer a good package of support which includes a very comprehensive induction schedule. Kingsley Learning Foundation consists of a large number of friendly, accomplished staff so you will benefit from their expertise whether joining as a career move or at the start of your journey in SEN.

The Learning Support Assistant role will be ideal for someone who has a positive and caring approach and relishes the idea of working with children who have special educational needs (SEN). You will work closely with the class teacher supporting the children, encouraging them to engage with various activities, helping them to achieve success. Kingsley is very family-focused so part of the role will be working closely with parents and families. If you believe you have the attributes required and wish to contribute to providing a secure, happy environment for learning, then our pupils would like you to apply.

Applying for the job

School visits are encouraged please call reception 01536 316880 to arrange a suitable time or email Reception@kingsley.school
Application packs can be downloaded from the school website
https://www.kingsley.northants.sch.uk/vacancies/ All Applications MUST be on our application form – CV’s are NOT accepted

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About Kingsley Special Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
157 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01536 316880

Kingsley Special Academy is a Community Special School in Kettering providing education, therapy, support and facilities for children aged four years to eleven years who have physical, medical, sensory, learning and communication difficulties. Many of our children have presentations on the autistic spectrum. The school can provide for 156 pupils who have an Education, Health and Care Plan.

School location

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