Learning Support Assistant

Great Leighs Primary School, Chelmsford
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Job Ref No. ECC2450-84S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3 Point 4-5
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 06/07/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Monday 13th July  

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We are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to support children with a range of needs for a day in EYFS and a day in KS1. We are seeking a patient, positive and kind applicant who listens to and communicates well with children. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of de-escalation strategies and ways of engaging children in their learning.

This post is 2 days per week - Monday and Wednesday - term time only, 10 hours in total.

This is a fixed term contract for one year from 1st September 2022 to 31st August 2023.

Great Leighs Primary School is a welcoming, friendly village school with a very supportive staff team who are committed to high quality teaching and learning.

If you would like to know more about our school, you are very welcome to come and visit. Please contact the office to arrange a convenient time.

** Please note this was originally advertised as Monday and Friday but the days have now changed to Monday and Wednesday.

Information about the School

Great Leighs Primary School is set in an idyllic location, has country side views and plenty of outdoor space. We have a very positive staff team who value each other and prioritize the welfare and all-round development of the child, as well as inspiring children to broaden their horizons and aspirations.

We can offer:

• A hardworking, caring school community • Happy, well-behaved and motivated children • A welcoming and purposeful school ethos with a supportive staff • A very active Parent Association, supportive parents and Governors

Great Leighs Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to successful DBS checks, medical clearance and 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.


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Contact Information

Janis Waters
Aragon Road
Great Leighs, Chelmsford
Essex, CM3 1RP
Telephone: 01245 361254
Email: admin@greatleighs.essex.sch.uk

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