Sandycroft CP School is a successful and highly aspirational primary school with 370 children on roll (including Nursery & Flying Start). The Governors are seeking to appoint a temporary Learning Support Assistant to work throughout school. You will be working with a large team of talented, committed and hardworking Learning Support Assistants. (Temporary means Fixed Term Contract until August 2020).
You will need: NVQ3 or expectation to achieve within a year
Able to work as part of a team
Flexible and receptive to change
Evidence of a commitment to CPD
Positive and caring attitude when managing children’s behaviour
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills
Good knowledge of the Foundation Phase curriculum
Enthusiastic to work in a range of settings indoor and outdoor
Secure knowledge of child development
Good knowledge of RWI and an ability to lead groups
We will offer you: Support and guidance with CPD
An experienced and committed team who will support you
Lively, happy and motivated children
An opportunity to develop and grow
A caring and supportive environment to work in
Closing date – Thursday 26th September, 4pm
Shortlisting – Friday 27th September. Shortlisted candidates to visit school between 30th September and 2nd October.
Interviews – Thursday 3rd October 2019
Letters of application should be limited to 2 pages of A4 with LEA application forms (obtainable from the School Office) and returned to school, addressed to the Headteacher, Mr Andy Liptrot.
Visits to the school are encouraged and are being held week commencing 16th September 2019. Please call the school office if you would like to attend one of the visits.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Hours of work are 27.5 per week.
Sandycroft C.P. 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.