Pastoral and Speech and Language Learning Support Assistant

Little Thurrock Primary School, Grays

Little Thurrock Primary School is using its own application form, please click the button below to download and view it as Essex School Jobs cannot automatically fill out an application form that has been created by a school. You will need to download the application form before you are able to complete it.

Download Application Form

Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Job Ref No. ECC2402-58S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band C Point 13 - 16
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 30/10/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: Tuesday 3rd November 2020  

Job Description

Download printable version

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust wishes to appoint a

Pastoral and Speech and Language Learning Support Assistant

Pay Scale - Band C - Range 13-16

Term time and inset days

Required: ASAP

based at;Little Thurrock Primary School, Rectory Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5SW

This is an exciting opportunity for a Specialist Learning Support Assistant to take on a crucial role within our school.

Little Thurrock Primary School is on a journey to excellence and is a three-form entry primary school with over 650 pupils on role in Grays, Thurrock and is a member of Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust. Our schools' ethos is based on the Co-operative values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and sharing a sense of collective responsibility for supporting each other.

Candidate Requirements;

As a Pastoral and Speech and Language LSA, candidates must ;

  • Appropriate qualification
  • Have excellent management and interpersonal skills.
  • Have the ability to lead, challenge and develop staff so that children receive an education of the highest quality.
  • Preparation of adaption of materials for access to learning
  • Able to empathise with and enjoy working with young people
  • Able to work within a team

What we can offer you:

  • Enthusiastic children who are keen to learn;
  • Supportive colleagues and a warm school community
  • Training opportunities through our membership of Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust as well as recognising Continuous Service
  • A full Continuous Professional Development programme - bespoke to your particular role and career path;

For additional information about Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust, please visit our website If you wish to contact the Head teacher, Andrew Hook to discuss any aspect of this post, please telephone the school on 01375 373586.

For an application form please visit our website at or alternatively email

To arrange a visit or for more information on the position please contact Trina Hilliard or Claire Gibson at the school or email

Closing date: Midday Friday 30th October 2020

Interview date: Tuesday 3rd November 2020

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Claire Gibson
Rectory Road, Grays
Essex, RM17 5SW
Telephone: 01375 898361

Similar Jobs

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Library)

The Hathaway Academy, Grays Closing: 25/11/2020 Midday

Learning Support Assistant

Kings Road Primary School, Chelmsford Closing: 25/11/2020 Midday

Learning Support Assistant

Shoeburyness High School, Shoeburyness Closing: 25/11/2020 4pm