8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    9 January 2024

  • Closing date

    7 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Jan 2024 - Aug 2024 with the possibility for extending the term and move to a permanent post.

Pay scale

Band E (Term time only)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We, the Board of Governors, are delighted that you are considering a career at Broom Valley. This is a very special learning community with a talented team, supportive families and fabulous pupils at its heart. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and committed Learning Support Assistant who firmly believes that every child, regardless of their circumstances, can achieve excellent outcomes. The staff team are passionate about their work and support each other in their aim to provide the best for every child, every day. All enjoy their work and participate, wholeheartedly, in the professional culture that pervades.

The successful candidate will be someone who has experience of both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 and possess GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English (or an equivalent qualification).

    We need a Learning Support Assistant who:

    • believes that children ‘surprise us daily’ if we let them;
    • is self-driven to improve;
    • is committed to making a positive difference to the outcomes of every child.

    What the school offers its staff

    We will offer you:

    • an exciting opportunity to work in a school with a strong moral purpose;
    • the chance to develop your career in an outward looking, evidence informed, school;
    • wonderful children who love to learn and enjoy a challenge;
    • the support of a talented team;
    • work-life harmony;
    • laughter.

    Further details about the role

    Please contact Miss Thornhill, Business Support Officer, at Broom Valley Community School on 01709 828636 if you are able to visit. If you would like to discuss the role with Miss Maltby (Head Teacher) over the telephone, please contact 01709 828636 during school hours.

    Closing date: Thursday 7th December 2023 (Midday)

    Shortlisting: Friday 8th December 2023

    Interviews: Wednesday 13th December 2023

    Application forms and further details are available from our school website www.broomvalleycommunityschool.co.uk vacancies tab, application form.

    Please return by email to office@bvcs.org.uk or by post to Broom Valley Community School, Broom Valley Road, Rotherham. S60 2QU

    Commitment to safeguarding

    At Broom Valley Community School, we are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of our children. We work in partnership with parents/carers to safeguard and promote the welfare of our children. When concerned about the welfare of a child, we will always act in the interests of the child and we have a responsibility to take action. We have a legal duty to assist our colleagues in other agencies with child protection enquiries. This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a DBS at an enhanced level.

    Applying for the job

    If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

    Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to Office@bvcs.org.uk

    Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.
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    About Broom Valley Community School

    School type
    Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
    Education phase
    View all Primaryjobs
    School size
    397 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    3 to 11
    Email address
    Phone number
    01709 828636

    School location

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