Learning Support Assistant

Wollescote Primary School, Dudley,DY9 8YA
£17,267.18 - £18,691.22
10 Jan 2022
23 Jan 2022
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time

Wollescote is a larger than average primary school which serves a diverse community. Our work is characterised by our fundamental commitment to inclusion. Of our 421 pupils currently on roll, a large proportion of pupils (72%) come from Pakistani backgrounds. Approximately 20% of our pupils qualify for Pupil Premium.

The school is supported by a very able governing body, with Ofsted, school improvement, finance and management backgrounds and is a consistently good school. Our core values of Be Proud, Be Positive and Be Polite encapsulates our ethos of ensuring that children reach their potential in a supportive and nurturing environment.

The Governors wish to appoint a full time Level 3 Learning Support Assistant with experience of working within Key Stage 1 or 2.

Are you committed to making a difference for children and passionate about helping them achieve their best?  Are you caring, calm, friendly and patient? Are you a hardworking, highly motivated and organised person, who has good communication skills and manages their time well?

Are you a team player who is willing to share ideas, flexible, open to change and always willing to have a go at new things?

Have you a Level 3 qualification in childcare/early education or supporting teaching and learning in school? Have you experience of working as a Level 3 Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant in Key Stage 1 or 2 in a school setting?

If you answered yes to all of these questions then we want to hear from you!

We can offer a welcoming and supportive school, with consistently good teaching, a supportive parental community, good behaviour across the school, effective in-house coaching and opportunities for professional development.

Applicants are encouraged to access the school website to gain further information about our school:  www.wollescoteschool.com

The successful candidate will be employed 37 hours per week, 8:00am to 4:00pm (3:30pm finish on Friday) term time only.

A commitment to undertake training and implement new initiatives is required.

We can offer the opportunity to work in a successful multi-disciplinary team, a commitment to continued professional development, enthusiastic and inspirational pupils.

Closing date: 23/01/2022

Interviews: Week commencing 24/01/2022

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.

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