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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    10 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type

Fixed term - July 2025

Pay scale

Grade 5, point 7-8

What skills and experience we're looking for

Applications are invited for the post of part-time Learning Support Assistant at Waltham on the Wolds CE Primary School.

The main role of the Learning Support Assistant (LSA) is to provide 1:1 support for a child with special educational needs. The LSA will ensure that the pupil can integrate as fully as possible in the activities generally undertaken by the other children in the class and make progress. Duties will include running specific programmes and activities to assist the pupils’ individual learning and social needs, and to aid access to the full range of learning experiences, both inside and outside the classroom, providing modified materials as required e.g. worksheets, games, visual prompt cards etc.

The LSA will be responsible for implementing the targets on the pupils’ Individual Education Plan (IEP) in liaison with the Class Teachers and the SENCo.

If you are passionate about children’s learning, wellbeing and welfare to help them flourish and succeed; are a values-led individual with high expectations of achievement of yourself and others; have excellent communication and listening skills and are a team-player who is willing to get involved in the full life of the school, then we would love to hear from you.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer a setting with enthusiastic and well-behaved pupils in small classes and friendly, hard-working, supportive staff, parents and Governors. There will be a range of high-quality professional development opportunities including opportunities for coaching and mentoring in school and within our network of schools. Our school offers a well-resourced setting with new facilities in a beautiful rural location. There is the opportunity of endless possibilities to succeed and strong partnerships with our community and Academy Trust.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Ms Wright via the school office: office@waltham.risemat.co.uk 01664 464269.

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 Waltham on the Wolds Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
96 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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