Learning Support Assistant
31.25 hours per week, 8.35am - 3.20pm Monday to Friday
We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant who is committed to ensuring the very best for our children and shares our vision of happy, successful and confident learners. The successful candidate will first be working as a part of our EYFS team.
St Matthew's is a school family, where every member is valued, encouraged and cared for in a supportive environment. Our school family is made up of many different cultures and faiths and we enjoy serving such a rich and diverse community. This diversity helps prepare our children for life in the 21st century within our wonderful, multicultural city of Preston. We work very closely with our families, the St Matthew’s Church congregation and the local community and we encourage families to be fully involved in their child’s education. The successful candidate would be fully supportive of our ethos and approach.
The successful candidate will:
We can offer:
Please ensure that you refer to the job description and person specification as only those candidates that meet the criteria will be considered for shortlisting.
Please note CVs are not accepted. To apply for this vacancy you need to complete the online application form. If successful, pre-employment checks, including an enhanced DBS clearance will be undertaken.
If you wish to discuss this role further, please contact Mr Mark Mackley (Headteacher).
Closing date: Friday 23rd February at 12noon
Proposed interview date: Friday 1st March 2024
Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our safer recruitment pre-employment checks on shortlisted candidates.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. The check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions. Further information is available below.
We are a member of Cidari Multi Academy Trust, established in November 2013, a growing educational trust and part of the Blackburn Diocese. Cidari Education is committed to providing high quality education for all children in our academies based on clearly established Christian values and principles.