Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    2 December 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    19 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Part time
27hrs 55 mins per week (Monday to Friday 8.45 am – 3.20 pm)
Contract type
Fixed term (until end of August)
£9.62 - £9.81 (depending on experience)

Job summary

Salary: Grade 15 Point 3 – 4 (depending on experience)

Salary is paid on a pro-rata basis term time only

Hours: 27hrs 55 mins per week (Monday to Friday 8.45 am – 3.20 pm)

Start date: As soon as possible (fixed term until end of August in the first instance)

We are looking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to work effectively with Class Teachers and other Learning Support Assistants across the school.  The ideal candidate will:

Be a dedicated, hard-working team player, able to enthuse and inspire children.
Have good interpersonal skills.
Be willing to participate fully in all aspects of school life.
Have the ability to think on their feet and use their initiative.
Be able to demonstrate excellent classroom practice.
We can offer you:

A dedicated and supportive working environment.
Excellent professional development opportunities.
GCSE Maths and English desirable.

Preston Primary Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and expects all staff to share this commitment.   The successful applicant will require an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, medical clearance and references.

Visits are welcomed.  Please contact Mrs Donna Bessell on 01935 474538 to arrange a suitable time.

Application forms and further details are available on the school website at  The application form can be emailed to or posted to the address provided above.

Closing date: 2nd December 2021 at 9.00 am

Interviews:  Thursday 9th December 2021

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School overview

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
438 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact email

About Preston CofE Primary School

We aim to provide our pupils with the best primary education to equip our children with the essential skills to be happy and successful in life. Our children reach their fullest potential through a broad and balanced curriculum and high academic standards. With our Christian values underpinning all aspects of our practice, our school aims to serve the community by providing a high quality education. We are committed to working with parents and carers to ensure the best possible outcomes for all. Above all else, we consider the well-being of the children and provide a safe and caring environment for our children to flourish. Prospective parents are welcome to visit the school to meet the staff and children.

School location

The Toose, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 3SN

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