Learning Support Assistant
Required for immediate start
Hours: 17.5 hours per week
Salary: £9,517 term time only
• Do you love working with children?
• Are you fascinated by the idea of ‘unpicking pedagogy’?
• Can you bring ‘the fun’ and also ‘the calm’?
• Do you get excited by finding creative solutions?
• And would you like to work in the most amazingly learning environment?
How about joining us? We will induct you and offer you the highest quality professional development. We will make sure that you have a great professional learning experience. You will join a wonderful team and contribute to cutting edge practice.
The governors wish to appoint somebody who is motivated to achieve as a Learning Support Assistant, who will work alongside a pupil requiring additional support who is already settled at our school. We are greatly encouraged by the success she has achieved since she joined us. The Learning Assistant role is for 25 hours a week and will include supporting the child at break and lunchtimes and during physical education.
This position may be of interest to those with a couple of years’ experience and who are keen to develop their pedagogic skills. Continuing professional development is one of the strong features of our school and the successful applicant will have the opportunity to acquire and develop new skills. The training we offer is specifically customised so that it supports practitioners.
We are an exciting, forward looking community school situated one mile from Richmond Park in south west London. This is a successful and ambitious organisation that is committed to continual improvement. We want children to leave this school having achieved high standards in the basic skills. In addition, we wish to inspire them by offering a broad curriculum experience that includes exciting opportunities in the arts, music and sport.
We can offer you a beautiful environment with an exceptional area for outdoor learning - including our forest school provision - excellent resources, great children and the chance to work alongside talented, supportive colleagues.
Visits to the school are both welcomed and encouraged and can be made by telephoning Stephanie Dennis in the Key Stage 1 Office
The closing date for applications is: 11th October 2021 at 09:00
Interviews are scheduled to be held on: 12th October 2021