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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    14 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 20 hours per week (9am-1pm) Term time only

Contract type

Fixed term - Temporary Part Time 1 Year

Full-time equivalent salary

£20,812 and £21,133

What skills and experience we're looking for

Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Year R Learning Support Assistant to join our great team from September 2023.

The role will involve supporting Year R children in class, both inside and outside, from 9am – 12pm and then supporting the children at lunchtime from 12-1pm.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate empathy for children and be responsive to their needs, be able to work under direction and under their own initiative and enjoy being part of a hard-working team.

An applicant with an NVQ Level 3 is desirable but not essential.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a warm, caring personality
  • Puts the needs of the children first
  • Has a good understanding of young children’s needs and how to develop these
  • Has high expectations of learning and behaviour for all children
  • Has the confidence to support children who may exhibit more challenging behaviours
  • Is committed to ensure that every child reaches their potential
  • Has the patience and imagination to help and inspire children with all areas of EYFS
  • Is able to work under the direction of the class teacherbut also can show initiative
  • Has excellent team working skills
  • Has an ability to communicate effectively with children and staff
  • Is conscientious and enthusiastic
  • Has a good sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

  • A welcoming school environment with friendly staff and children
  • Opportunities for training and learning new skills

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. This is reflected in our recruitment and selection practices. All successful candidates will be subject to relevant employment checks.

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About Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
209 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Phone number
01252 548003

Welcome, on behalf of the children, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School.

Everyone here is dedicated to ensuring that ‘Together we create a rainbow of possibilities.’ We aim to create a happy, safe and caring environment where every child is valued and respected as an individual and central to our thinking and our actions. We are very proud of our school.

Strong relationships, embedded school values, exciting learning opportunities and high expectations enable all children to leave Parsonage Farm with the confidence and skills to be independent, make decisions, make connections and become lifelong learners, so that they are prepared for the next stage in their education.

We hope every children will be very happy at our school and we look forward to working in close partnership with you.

Please contact the school if you require any further information or to arrange a visit.

Kath Greenway


Arranging a visit to Parsonage Farm Nursery and Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email adminoffice@parsonagefarm.hants.sch.uk.

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