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St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School

Learning Support Assistant

Closing date: 19/11/2019 at 12:00

Interview date: 26/11/2019

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Part-time

Salary Type: Support Staff

Salary Details: Grade B, FTE between £18,065 and £18,371

Hours of Work: 21.25 hours per week - Monday - Friday including lunchtime cover

Location of Role: St Mary's C of E Junior School

Contact e-mail address: angela.brayford@st-marys-jun.hants.sch.uk

Job/Person Summary

One Family – achieving more together

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the highly supportive community that is St Mary's Junior School. We welcome applications from experienced LSAs, as well as those looking to make the first step up the ladder.

We are looking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic, flexible and dedicated Learning Support Assistant to join our hardworking and friendly team, starting September 2019. This post will include both work in the classroom as well as specific interventions for small groups and individuals in the mornings.

Please note that the post will also include daily lunchtime duties with a particular focus on encouraging positive play. If you enjoy using your initiative, have good literacy and numeracy skills and preferably have experience of supporting children's development and learning, then please apply.

The ideal candidate is someone who:

*Puts the needs of the children first

*Is committed to ensure that every child reaches their highest possible level of achievement

*Will be able to use initiative and work under the direction of the class teacher.

*Has the patience and imagination to help and inspire children with their learning

*Has a positive outlook and a good sense of humour

*Has GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above

*A relevant NVQ3 qualification or degree is desirable

We can offer:

*Committed and supportive staff who work closely together

*Commitment to support continuing professional development

*Respectful and enthusiastic children

Application Procedure

We would love you to come and meet our children and warmly encourage visits to the school.  Please telephone Angela Brayford in the school office on 01256 465 092 or email angela.brayford@st-marys-jun.hants.sch.uk to arrange a visit and request an application pack.

Safer Recruitment

St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Belle Vue Road, Old Basing, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24 7DE

Telephone: 01256 465092

Website: http://www.st-marys-jun.hants.sch.uk

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