This job expired on 2 December 2022

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Until 31st July 2023

Full-time equivalent salary

21,968 pa pro rata

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Experience of working within a school setting and working with children with learning difficulties would be an advantage, but not essential as training will be given.

What the school offers its staff

To be part of a forward-looking, inclusive and community based school in South East Cornwall. Please see our website: https://www.liskeard.net

Further details about the role


To start ASAP

20--35 hours per week (Monday-Friday) term time only

Fixed term contract until 31.7.23 with six month probationary period

Salary: grade F (£21,968 pa pro rata) based on £11.39 per hour

(approx actual salary examples: £9,865 pa based on 20 hrs per week term time only; £17,264 pa based on 35 hrs per week term time only

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Senior Teaching Assistant (Learning Support Assistant) to work with students in mainstream education and sometimes with those with complex needs in our Area Resource Centre.

Ideally, the successful applicant will have had some experience of working within a school setting and of working with children with learning difficulties; however, this is not compulsory as training will be given.

For an application form and job details, please see our website: https://www.liskeard.net

Closing date for applications is midday on Friday, 2nd December 2022

Interviews will be held w/c 5th December 2022

Commitment to safeguarding

Liskeard School and Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
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About Liskeard School and Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1192 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number

Liskeard School and Community College is a friendly, caring, supportive school in Cornwall with people and relationships at its heart. It is a unique school of extraordinary staff and students and enjoys exceptional support from parents and the local community. We are proud of our school and we are relentless in our approach to make it even better. We take the education of our students very seriously. Our school is situated in the historic market town of Liskeard, which is central to Cornwall’s outstanding south eastern countryside and coastline, serving the beautiful rural villages and hamlets and is just a scenic, 30-minute drive from Plymouth. Assessed by Ofsted in March 2020 as a good school, we are an inclusive secondary community school delivering Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 to 1,100 students aged 11-18 and of mixed ability. We are an academy school and part of the South East Cornwall Multi Academy Regional Trust (SMART), which provides for outstanding local career opportunities, excellent professional development opportunities and access to expert support, advice, guidance and knowledge pooling from fellow practitioners in our partner schools.

Arranging a visit to Liskeard School and Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@liskeard.net.

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