Learning Support Assistant
Start: 1st September 2020
Salary: WMAT Grade 3 Point 5-6 £18,795 - £19,171 FTE
£11,144-£11,367 actual pro rata
Contract: Fixed Term Contract for 26 hours per week TTO plus 2 days
From 1st September 2020 to 31st August 2021
Location: Whitchurch, Bristol, BS14
Hours: Term time only starting 8:45 – 3pm Mon to Thurs and 8:45 – 2:45pm Fri.
We are looking to appoint a confident Learning Support Assistant who is capable of delivering intervention and support to children across the Primary age range. The person we are looking for will have good subject knowledge and be confident in explaining KS2 SATs questions as well as being able to support children in EYFS. You would be joining a committed team of LSAs who enjoy sharing learning experiences with children and have lots of fun, whilst always putting the children first. All of the staff at Wansdyke like to work with every child as ‘an individual’ and take a pride in recognising each child’s personality and ways to best help their learning.
We are able to offer:
- A highly supportive governing body who is determined to help the school progress towards becoming ‘Outstanding’.
- A team of staff who love working at our school and support each other.
- A line manager who will help to set up and provide continuing professional development opportunities.
- The opportunity to work with fantastic children and families.
The successful applicant must be fully supportive of the values and ethos of our school.
Visits are warmly welcomed by prior arrangement and potential candidates should contact the school office on 0117-903-0218 to arrange a convenient date and time. Whilst 2m social distancing is still in place, visits will have to take place after 3:45pm.
The closing date for applications is 12am on Wednesday 1st July
Interviews to be held week beginning Monday 6th July
Wansdyke Primary School is part of Wellsway Multi Academy Trust (WMAT). The Trust is at an exciting stage in its development and currently comprises of thirteen schools and is moving towards its vision of being a truly inclusive provider of 3-19 education in East Bristol and Bath.
The successful applicant will be employed by Wansdyke School on a Wellsway Multi Academy Trust contract. For further information on Wellsway Multi Academy Trust, please visit our website.
Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process. For this post, prior to appointment Wellsway Multi Academy Trust will apply for a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.
- Download the Job Description/Person Specification and Application Form.
- Upload your completed Application Form before the closing date.
Wansdyke 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.