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Job Ref No. ECC8822001-98S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: LSA Level 4 Points 4 to 7 and MDA Level 3 Point 3
Position Start Date: 13/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 27/06/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: Friday 5 July 2024  

Job Description

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Vacancy Position

Learning Support Assistant With Mid-day duty

Fixed Term Contract until July 2025

Location: Porters Grange Primary School & Nursery, Lancaster Gardens, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS1 2NS

LSA Level 4 Points 4 to 7 £23,114 to £24,294 pro rata (actual salary £14,782 to £15,537) per annum
MDA Level 3 Points 3 to 5 £22,737 to £23,500 pro rata (actual salary £2,680 to £2,770) per annum

LSA - 27 hours and 55 minutes per week (8:30 to 15:40, with 30 mins unpaid lunch break), Term Time only
MDA - 5 hours and 25 minutes per week (12:10 to 13:15), Term Time only

Start Date: 1 September 2024

About The Role
Do you want to be part of a successful team making a real difference to children? Our dedicated staff provide positive and creative learning opportunities in an environment which promotes curiosity, enjoyment and a thirst for challenge. Children at Porters make very good progress due to our commitment to excellence and care.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic person to join our successful team, supporting pupils learning initially in our younger year groups; in the classroom setting, in small groups and through 1:1 support.

The successful candidate will ideally have:
• Experience of supporting pupils in Early years
• Experience of working with pupils with a range of SEND
• GCSE A-C/equivalent in English and Maths
• A caring, patient nature
• The ability to be flexible
• The ability to work well within a team and independently

As part of Portico Academy Trust, Porters Grange Primary School can offer you:
• A friendly and supportive atmosphere where everyone is valued and everyone matters
• A nurturing environment with wonderful children who want to learn
• High quality professional development
• Opportunities for cross phase work
• Support and collaboration across our Trust

Please don't take our word for it. Come and arrange a visit to see for yourself. We would love to show you our children at work

For further details or an application pack, please contact Rebecca Sanderson, Director of HR, Portico
Academy Trust, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB
Telephone: 01702 987890
Email: recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

Please include a cover letter with your application form, commenting on how you feel you meet the person specification criteria and providing an insight into your relevant experience.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check and shortlisted candidates should be aware that the school will consider carrying out online searches as
part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.

Closing date: Thursday 27 June 2024, Midday
Interviews: Friday 5 July 2024

Application Documents
Support Staff Application Form
LSA Job Description and Person Specification

Application Email
Email: recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

Information about the School

Porters Grange Primary School and Nursery is part of Portico Academy Trust.

Portico Academy Trust aspires to be at the heart of the local communities it serves. We aim to deliver to local families an excellent primary education and create new opportunities for our pupils.

Set in the heart of the community, Porters Grange Primary School offers a welcoming environment that provides a rich curriculum, where children can enjoy learning and where achievement in all aspects of life is celebrated.

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

Rebecca Sanderson
Porters Grange Primary School & Nursery
Part of Portico Academy Trust
Lancaster Gardens, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS1 2NS
Telephone: 01702 987890
Email: recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk

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