Learning Support Assistant - Special Needs

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/06/2021 12:00
£19,312 - £20,493 per annum, pro rata (Actual £15,458.00 - £16,403.00 per annum)
Hours per week:
35 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Broadwood Primary School, Broadwood Road, Denton Burn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 7TB
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
11 Jun
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Broadwood Primary School
Broadwood Road
Denton Burn
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 7TB
Telephone: 0191 2741684

35 hours per week, term time only plus three training days as directed by the school.

We are seeking a passionate and committed Learning Support Assistant who has experience of supporting children with SEND, to enable them to flourish and fulfil their true potential within a mainstream primary school setting. You will be working in an environment where the little things that you do every day could have life-changing results.

•Work under the direction of our SEND lead, supporting children with SEND with their learning in classroom environments across school.
•Support children in small group activities (directed by the class teacher).
•Liaising regularly with class teachers, as well as being a friendly point of contact for parents.
•Helping children in their Social and Emotional development.

•A Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification (or equivalent), or experience working in a similar role.
•A passion and experience of supporting children with SEND.
•Motivation derived from seeing children make progress and thrive.
•High expectations of yourself, children and colleagues.
•To remain calm in testing situations and the ability to maintain a positive attitude.

If you feel you would be suitable for this post and would be excited to be part of our wonderful Broadwood team, we would love to hear from you.

Broadwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment of the successful applicant will depend upon receipt of an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a range of other recruitment checks.

Further details and an application pack can be obtained from office@broadwoodprimary.co.uk

Please return completed applications either by email to the above address, by post with sufficient postage paid, or deliver in person to the School Office.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a tour of our school prior to interview.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 11th June 2021
Interviews: Friday 18th June 2021

Please note
This job is closed for applications.