|Position: Initially a minimum of 10 hours per week, term time only (Monday to Friday 9.30-11.30am). Please note that this may increase to at least 20 hours per week, subject to the availability of additional funding.
Salary: Grade 4 : £17,391 - £18,319 FTE (Note: salary will be pro- rata based on term time and working hours)
Please note that this is a temporary role.
We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to join our dedicated, energetic and caring team in our Nursery Class at Seabridge Primary School, which is one of the family of schools within Shaw Education Trust. The position will be class-based, with an expectation to work under the direction of the class teachers, providing support for children with additional needs and/ or specific learning difficulties within Nursery class either through 1:1 or group support.
We are looking for a positive individual who is keen to improve children's outcomes and are skilled to work as a flexible team member alongside other early years staff within the classroom to help to nurture and support learning and development as the children begin their journey through school.
The suitable candidate will be organised, highly motivated and have high expectations for the children, ideally having experience of working with young children with additional needs. Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written are essential. The successful candidate will join the school at an exciting time as we continue to develop strong partnerships across local primary, secondary and special schools.
Visits to the school are strongly encouraged, please contact the school office to make a convenient appointment.
Closing date for applications is 9.00am Monday 25th February 2019.
Interviews are scheduled to take place week commencing Monday 4th March 2019.
Comprehensive information about our school is available on the school website http://www.seabridgeprimary.org.uk