Primary Learning Support Assistant

Bridgwater College Academy, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4QY

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Application deadline

    29 June 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    15 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (until August 2023)


£12,085 per annum

Primary Learning Support Assistant job summary

Bridgwater College Academy is an all-through academy for students aged 3 to 16. The academy is part of the Bridgwater & Taunton College Trust.

Job Reference Number: 576

Fixed Term until August 2023

27.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term-time plus inset days)

Salary: BTCT Scale Points 3 to 4 commencing at Point 3.  Actual starting salary: £12,085 per annum

We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work with a specific pupil with medical needs. The applicant will need to be flexible and able to use their own initiative to support and prioritise the needs of the specific individual.

The academy works closely with relevant professionals involved in the care of this young person and all necessary training will be provided.

Our employees benefit from a generous local government pension scheme plus an Employee Rewards scheme – High Street discounts, Staff Wellbeing centre

The ideal candidate will:

Have experience working with children who have additional needs, supporting 1:1 if needed
Have experience of working with children with medical needs
Be able to support all learners depending on their needs
Understand the importance of a personalised and nurturing approach to learning
Be able to work as part of a team, but also use their initiative
Be willing to work across the primary phase, from Reception to year 6
Support in a class and deliver interventions to small groups and individual children
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a supportive and dedicated team and to play a key role in the further development of this provision at our inclusive academy.

We do not accept CVs. For full details and an application pack for this position, please visit the ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Key Information’ section on our website:

Closing date for applications: Noon, Wednesday 29th June 2022

Anticipated interview date: Thursday 7th July 2022

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About Bridgwater College Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 16
School size
1422 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16

Bridgwater College Academy is a mixed all-through Academy which combines both primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16. The academy, which is sponsored by Bridgwater College, is located in Bridgwater, Somerset, England.

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