Learning Support Assistant

Thaxted Primary School, Thaxted

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Job Ref No. ECC5248-76S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: LGPS Scale 4
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 20/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 24th June 2024  

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Learning Support Assistant

Hours: 31.6 hours/ week (08.30 -15.20) Monday to Friday Fixed Term

Scale 4 Point 7

Term time only + 1 week

Start date: As soon as possible for suitable candidate

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Learning Assistant. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and passionate individual, who is caring, enthusiastic and has high expectations to support a child with SEND to achieve their full potential.

You should:

· have experience of working with children SEND

· have strategies which work in dealing with children with special needs

· stay calm under pressure and have the ability to use your own initiative when dealing with challenging situations

· be able to work with small groups and 1-1 with children with special educational needs

· put the children at the core of everything you do

· have enthusiasm, resilience and a good sense of humour

We can offer:

· the opportunity to work with enthusiastic, friendly and well-behaved children who are keen to learn

· a team of hard working, flexible and conscientious staff who work together to provide the best education and support for our pupils

· a supportive and caring school community

For further information please contact Mrs Curran on 01371 830240 or admin@thaxted.essex.sch.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to follow this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure Barring Service.

Information about the School

Thaxted Primary School is a warm and welcoming school situated in the historic and thriving market town of Thaxted on the Essex/Suffolk borders. It is a place where children can develop a love of learning and flourish in a safe, healthy, happy and stimulating environment.

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Shelley Curran
Bardfield Road, Thaxted
Essex, CM6 2LW
Telephone: 01371 830240
Email: admin@thaxted.essex.sch.uk

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