Learning Support Assistant, 8.45am to 3.20pm Monday to Friday TTO plus INSET days (start and end times may vary slightly due to our current staggered start and finish times)
We are looking for a committed LSA to join our dedicated support team. The successful applicant will be working under the direction of the Class teacher and Inclusion Leader. You will need to have a good standard of education and be able to promote the highest standards of learning and behaviour. You will need to be able to work as part of a team, have excellent communication skills and have the ability to build good professional relationships with pupils and parents. Experience of working with a child 1-1 or with behavioural difficulties is desirable but not essential.
The successful candidates will work primarily in class on a 1:1 basis to support pupils with their additional educational needs and will show enthusiasm, flair and commitment to achieving the best outcome for the children.
In return, we can offer a friendly supportive environment committed to developing your professional development and the chance to be part of an innovative and forward-thinking school where standards matter.
To apply please contact Vanessa Forrest for an application or you can download an application form from this site.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Employment is conditional upon satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Closing date: 10am Thursday 1st October 2020
Interview date: Wednesday 8th October 2020
If you do not hear from us then we thank you for your interest but you will have not been shortlisted on this occasion.
Portishead 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.