Learning Support Assistant Level 2 (2 posts) - Tividale Community Primary

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Tividale Community Primary, Dudley Road West, Tividale B69 2HT
Band B SCP 3 - 4 (£22,737 - £23,114) pro rata (Actual salary £14,754 - £14,998)
Closing date
21 Feb 2024

Job Details

Governors wish to appoint 2 x Learning Support Assistant Level 2. to provide one to one and intervention support to SEND pupils across the school.

One post fixed term maternity cover contract starting in May 2024.

One post to commence as soon as soon as possible, fixed term until 22nd July 2025.

The working hours are 27.5 per week 9.00 am to 3.30 pm.

We are looking for someone who:

*Is positive and flexible

*Has an understanding of childhood development

*Has experience of working with SEND children

*Recognises the importance of parental engagement

*Is able to establish effective relationships with a wide range of people

We can offer a friendly and supportive staff team, a well- resourced school, excellent working environment, supportive parents and enthusiastic young learners. This post offers an excellent career opportunity in this high quality, very supportive school, judged to be good by Ofsted.

Closing date: Wednesday 21st February 2024.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by email.

Interviews to include task-based assessment from 26th February 2024 onwards.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact the school Office to arrange this.

Application form and job description are available for download from the WMJOBS website.

Please return your application form directly to Sharon Lloyd (Business Manager) by email to sharon.lloyd@tividale-pri.sandwell.sch.uk

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure and barring service check is a requirement of this post. Clearance checks will be carried out in accordance with KCSIE.



27.5 hours per week, term time - 1 x fixed term contract to cover maternity leave until 22nd July 2025 (or earlier if postholder returns - one month notice). 1 x fixed term until 22nd July 2025


Band B SCP 3 - 4 (£22,737 - £23,114) pro rata (Actual salary £14,754 - £14,998)


Tividale Community Primary, Dudley Road West, Tividale, B69 2HT

Closing Date:

Wednesday 21st February 2024

Supporting documents
Job Description and Personnel Specification
Application Form


Who are we?

Sandwell is situated at the very heart of the West Midlands, just a stone’s throw from Birmingham. A large, diverse, metropolitan borough, Sandwell offers exciting opportunities for all in a friendly, supportive environment.

Why work for us?

  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Access to an award-winning employee benefits scheme, which includes:
  • An exclusive retail discounts portal
  • Salary sacrifice schemes for cars, bikes, technology and car parking
  • An employee assistance and counselling service
  • Annual leave purchase scheme
  • A wide variety of learning and development opportunities
  • Flexi-time working
  • A variety of leave schemes including carers, compassionate, maternity and paternity
  • Volunteering scheme

Your career at Sandwell Council

We offer something for everyone, with an incredibly wide range of career opportunities, at any stage of your career, from apprentices to senior managers.

Whether your focus is a support service, such as Finance, Human Resources, Legal or ICT, or a frontline service, such as Social Care, Planning & Regeneration, Housing or Leisure, it’s worth looking at what Sandwell has to offer.

Our plans for the future

Our Vision 2030 shows just how committed we are to creating the best future possible for our communities and for the people who live and work in Sandwell. 

We’re a progressive organisation, and we’re proud of what we’ve achieved so far, but we know there’s much more to do to make our vision. For more information on our plans for the future see our dedicated vision 2030 page; http://www.sandwell.gov.uk/Vision2030

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Company info
0121 569 3300
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Sandwell Council House
Freeth Street
West Midlands
B69 3BS
United Kingdom

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