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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£22,981.00 - £25,173.00 Annually (FTE) 32.5 hours per week, term time, plus INSET days

Learning Support Assistant - Level 2 job summary

Learning Support Assistant - Level 2

Permanent position starting as soon as possible.

32.5 hours a week, 39 weeks a year (term time plus INSET days).

MKET Pay Scale 2 ranging from point 2.4 (£22,981 FTE) to point 2.9 (£25,173 FTE) dependent on experience.

Hours: 8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday. 

Heronsgate is a large Key Stage 2 junior school on the eastern flank of Milton Keynes and is one of the academies within the Milton Keynes Education Trust (MKET).  We require an additional teaching assistant to join us to work alongside our existing team.

In particular we are looking for a person with:

  • ·         a genuine love of children
  • ·         the desire to help children achieve their full potential
  • ·         the ability to work closely with children with additional needs on a 1:1 or small group basis to remove barriers to learning and help them progress in their learning 

Duties may include:

  • ·         leading intervention groups for phonics, reading, maths, English, speech & language and guided reading
  • ·         playground duty
  • -        lunchtime duty

The ideal candidate will have experience of working with children in a school setting.

In return we can offer you:

  • ·         supportive colleagues who work as a team
  • ·         an environment where our school values are an integral part of our community
  • ·         a school where your flair and enthusiasm can make a real difference

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged to view the high level of support and quality of resources. An application pack is available on our website:  http://www.heronsgate.org.uk or mynewterm.com for recruitment packs.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment.

Previous applicants will not be considered.

Closing date for applications: 9am on 29th September 2023

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 2nd October 2023



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 Heronsgate School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
379 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11

School location

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