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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    1 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 November 2023

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Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£17,937.00 Annually (Actual)

Level 2 Learning Support Assistant job summary

West SILC is an inspiring place to work and learn, where children are at the forefront of all decisions we make.

We are looking for staff who want to contribute to all aspects of school life.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our school community in our specialist SEMH provision.

 The qualities we are looking for include:

·         Ability to relate well to children and adults and communicate effectively at all levels

·         Ability to deal effectively with students presenting challenging behaviour using de-escalation techniques as appropriate

·         Ability to work independently and as part of a wider team

·         Knowledge and experience of behaviour management and restorative strategies

·         Experience of working with secondary aged students with additional needs

·         Having a driving licence is desirable for this role.

·         Essential English C grade or equivalent

 We offer:

·         A welcoming school where the children and young people enjoy learning, are positive and cheerful

·         An excellent opportunity to make a difference

·         An inclusive school which strives to meet the needs of all our children

·         A team of dedicated and committed staff who are willing to learn and develop with you

  Appropriate induction and CPD will be provided to the successful candidate.

  West SILC is wholly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Shortlisted candidates may be subject to online checks Appointments are made subject to a successful DBS, references and a health declaration.

We think it is important for prospective candidates to visit please contact the school office on 0113 3862450.

  Further information and application packs are available on line and should be returned to recruitment@westsilc.org

Closing date: Friday 1st December 2023.

Interviews w/c 4th December 2023.

West SILC, 4 Town Street, Stanningley, Leeds, LS28 6HL.

0113 3862450

We promote diversity and want a workforce, which reflects the population of Leeds.



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About West Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 19
School size
245 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19

School location

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