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Learning Support Assistant

Stafford Leys, Leicester Forest East, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 3LJ
Stafford Leys Community Primary School
Part Time
Grade 5, Pts 7 - 8 (£11,643 to £11,877 per annum)
9th September 2022
Start Date
As soon as possible
23rd September 2022 09:05 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start date
As soon as possible
  • Contract type: Permanent
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  • Job ID: 1269643

Learning Support Assistant

Stafford Leys Primary School


Contracted Hrs: 26.25 hours

Working Wks: Term Time + Inset Days (39 weeks)

Grade: Grade 5, Pts 7 to 8

Salary: £11,643 to £11,877 per annum

Start Date: ASAP

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and caring Learning Support Assistant to join Stafford Leys Primary School on a permanent basis.

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 will be 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:

• 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, Andy Kitchen.

To apply for one of the positions:

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, Friday 23rd September 2022

Provisional Interview Date: W/C 26th September 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:

Stafford Leys Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Stafford Leys Community Primary School

Stafford Leys Community Primary School

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