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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,790.00 - £22,795.00 Annually (Actual)

Learning Support Practitioner job summary

Learning Support Practitioner for Eko Pathways

3 posts supporting pupils in Key Stage 3

2 posts supporting pupils in the primary phase

Apply by: 12th July 2024 by 12pm

Start Date: September 2024

Salary: Scale 4 £27,855.00 to £29,139.00 (Actual salary £21,790 to £22,795)

Location: Eko Pathways, Flanders Road, East Ham, London E6 6FE

Contract type: 39 weeks/term time only

Hours: 8:30am to 3:30pm

Contract type: Permanent, full-time

Eko Trust is a family of good and outstanding schools situated across London and Suffolk. Collaborating seamlessly, we are dedicated to cultivating a supportive environment where our collective goal is to constantly learn and innovate, striving to deliver unparalleled educational outcomes for the children under our care. If you're passionate about making a meaningful impact in education and thrive in a collaborative, progressive atmosphere, this is the perfect opportunity to contribute to a community committed to excellence.

Location: Eko Pathways

Are you passionate and enjoy helping young people achieve their personal best? We are currently looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated people with experience to provide classroom support for our pupils at Eko Pathways School. If so, we would love to hear from you.

The successful candidates will ideally have experience within a range of mainstream or SEMH settings.

  • Have a commitment to meeting pupils' needs, supporting their social, emotional and mental health needs, sometimes with personalised programmes.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of the teacher and their own role in relation to teachers, other support staff, and pupils.

  • Have a secure understanding of literacy and maths.

  • Demonstrate an awareness of how pupils learn and the factors that can affect their progress and how to support these.

  • Promote community involvement both inside and outside the school to support achievements and personal development.

Eko Pathways School, East Ham, E6 6FE

Eko Pathways is a brand new purpose-built special school for children with social, emotional, behavioural and mental health needs, with a therapeutic approach. It has places for between 88 children and young people, catering for Year 3 to Year 11.

Our Trust can offer:

  • Supportive and friendly staff who work together as a team

  • Forward-thinking approaches to learning, professional development, and school improvement

  • Continuous professional development & learning opportunities

  • Employee benefits scheme offering great discounts from a range of brands

  • Salary sacrifice schemes such as Cycle to Work

  • Employee Assistance Programme offering 24/7 access to a confidential employee helpline staffed by trained counsellors

  • Access to private GP services, counselling, financial wellbeing advice, physiotherapy, and other specialist services

  • Family-friendly policies and options for flexible working

  • A commitment to your career aspirations and professional development

  • A clear vision for the future and strong values of Eko Pathways


Visits are welcomed. Please contact the School office on 02078845234 to arrange this or for any further information.

To apply, please visit ‘My New Term’ or click on

Eko Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils attending our schools. As the duties of this post involve regular contact with children, any offer to the successful candidate will be conditional upon an Enhanced DBS check being completed. This post is also subject to a satisfactory probationary period and medical clearance.

Closing date for applications: 12th July 2024 at 12pm

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 Eko Pathways

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 16
School size
74 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16

School location

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