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  • Start date details

    To be confirmed

  • Closing date

    6 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 3 point 3-4

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require a Learning Support Assistant to work as part of our friendly school team with pupils from 4 – 11 years.

The individual appointed will need to demonstrate experience and skills in the following:

  • Be able to engage and motivate children appropriately and sensitively.
  • Have excellent organisational skills and be a good communicator.
  • Be able to use their initiative when working on their own and be able to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Have ability to maintain good relationships with pupils and parents to foster a positive school ethos
  • Be flexible to work across the whole school when needed.
  • Provide cover for break and lunch-times as part of a team
  • Be prepared to carry out Frist aid training

Full training will be given to the successful applicant in all aspects of the work to be undertaken.

What the school offers its staff

Full training will be given to the successful applicant in all aspects of the work to be undertaken.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Leechpool Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
418 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01403 210233

Arranging a visit to Leechpool Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbm@leechpool.w-sussex.sch.uk.

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