Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Fixed Term: 1 January 2021 until the end of the academic year.
Miers Court Primary School, due to internal promotions, is looking for a highly motivated fixed term Learning Support Assistant who has a desirable, knowledge or experience of delivering Speech and Language Support Programmes and experience of covering PPA sessions.
The successful candidate will have a professional, responsible approach, to become part of our KS2 enthusiastic team. Ideally you will have a Level 3 qualification but, for the right candidate, we may be able to facilitate the training necessary to fulfil this role. The role will be based across Yr3 and Yr4.
As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be working with groups of children within the across all year groups. Here you will be required to support and observe children with the progress that they make within their setting.
You should be able to provide a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care to children, giving support to other staff within the setting.
Our ideal candidate will be:-
- Committed, motivated and enthusiastic
- Able to make a difference
- Keen to work as part of a team and share ideas and good practice
- Passionate about raising the achievement of all children
- Have high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
Be an effective communicator with staff, parents and children
We can offer you:-
- Excellent Continuing professional development opportunities
- Supportive staff and parents
Enthusiastic children who want to learn
Only those with the relevant experience and qualifications should apply.
We are a successful 2 form entry school which has received a “Good” judgement from Ofsted. We provide a high-quality learning environment for our children. The environment is important to every child’s learning and development therefore our commitment is to provide a bright, well organised and stimulating place for children to learn. We are on an attractive site with plenty of outdoors space.
More information about Miers Court Primary School can be found on our school website www.mierscourt.medway.sch.uk
The deadline for applications is midday on Friday, 27th November 2020.
Miers Court Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection processes reflect this commitment. References will be taken up for those candidates short-listed for interview. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check along with other relevant employment checks.
Despite COVID-19, recruitment and hiring will continue for The Howard Academy Trust. We reserve the right to close the application process early if enough applications have been received.
Miers Court Primary School is an equal opportunities employer.