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Learning Support Assistant

Great Dalby Primary School
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Part Time
Grade 5, Pts 7-8 (£15,856 to £16,146 per annum)
Start Date
As soon as possible
5th December 2022 09:00 AM
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Start Date
As soon as possible
  • Contract Type :Fixed term contract
  • Contract Length: Until 28th August 2023
  • Job ID: 1290066

Learning Support Assistant (1:1 SEN and Whole Class Support)

Great Dalby Primary School

Fixed Term until 28th August 2023 (to be reviewed in the summer term)

Contracted Hrs: 32.5 hours per week

Working Wks: Term Time + 1 (39 weeks per year)

Grade: Grade 5, Pts 7 to 8

Salary: £15,856 to £16,146 per annum

Start Date: ASAP

If you would like to build a career that gives you a genuine sense of achievement and fulfilment knowing that you can have a positive impact on the young people we support, then look no further and apply today!

An exciting opportunity is now available for an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and qualified Learning Support Assistant to join us at Great Dalby Primary School.

Working with whole classes, small groups and SEN pupils on an individual 1:1 basis, the role of LSA within the school is an important and rewarding one. The post holder is responsible for supporting pupils with their work and supporting the Class Teacher in ensuring that the highest quality of education is provided.

The ideal candidate will have:

• NVQ Level 2 or equivalent

• Experience of supporting teaching and learning in an educational setting.

• Experience of supporting SEN in an educational setting is desirable

• Knowledge of various health or SEND conditions and needs, e.g. diabetes, autism, ADHD etc. Good

• literacy and numeracy skills

• The ability to contribute to the progression of learning

In return we offer:

• Opportunity to work within a supportive team

• Opportunities for career development with access to apprenticeship and training schemes

• Generous annual leave entitlements

• Access to the generous Local Government Pension Scheme (24% contribution by the employer)

• Employee Support Service (counselling) for employees and close family members (24/7 support)

• Employee Discount and Benefit Scheme

• Opportunity for an annual flu vaccination


If you would like to discuss this post or arrange a visit to the school please contact the Head Teacher Nick Sale prior to applying:

To apply for this position:

1. Apply using the online application form

2. Submit a supporting statement outlining the reasons why you are applying and your suitability for the position

Application Closing Date: 9am, Monday 5th December 2022

Provisional Interview Date: W/C 5th December 2022

We look forward to receiving your application!


Bradgate Education Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are therefore expected to be-have in such a way that supports this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.


At our Trust inclusion means everyone is welcome. Everyone is treated fairly and with respect. We value individuality and uniqueness and aim to create a sense of belonging. We want an inclusive workplace that helps build the success of our pupils and reflects the diversity of the communities we serve.


Safeguarding Statement:

Great Dalby Primary School is committed to the safeguarding and protection of its pupils.
Great Dalby Primary School

Great Dalby Primary School

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