Learning Support Assistant (Primary)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 27/11/2023 09:00
£23,194 - £24,496 FTE, Actual salary £20,428 - £21,575
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Closing date:
27 Nov
Further Information
Learning Support Assistant (Primary)
Excelsior Academy
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 6AF

Salary point 9-12
£23,194 - £24,496 FTE, Actual salary £20,428 - £21,575
Full time - 37 hours per week, term time only
(Previous Applicants Need Not Apply)

The Trustees are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant within Excelsior Academy Primary, to start as soon as possible.

If you have experience as a Learning Support Assistant or similar role and would like to work in a Primary setting then this could be the role for you. The successful candidates will work collaboratively with teachers in relation to planning, pupil progress and assessment and will also work directly with pupils providing one to one or group support to pupils of all abilities. This includes planned sessions as well as responding to situations as they arise.

Excelsior Academy is an All-Through Academy providing education for students aged 3 – 19, serving the West End of Newcastle. Working at Excelsior, you will play an important role in our continuous drive for further improvement.

The successful candidates will join Laidlaw Schools Trust (a Multi Academy Trust) where all Academies support each other to the benefit of our pupils and their families. Our Academies also enjoy strong support from an experienced LST central team based in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Further details and an application pack can be downloaded from the Careers section on the Laidlaw Schools Trust website https://www.laidlawschoolstrust.co.uk/72/vacancies-1 or on the Excelsior Academy website https://excelsior.laidlawschoolstrust.co.uk/.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this post please contact Excelsior HR exahr@excelsiornewcastle.org.uk

Closing Date: 9:00am on Monday 27th November
Candidates who have not been contacted by Wednesday 29th November 2023 may assume they have been unsuccessful.
Interviews will take place: TBC
Applications should be returned to: exahr@excelsiornewcastle.org.uk
Start Date: As soon as possible
Please note that we do not accept CVs.

We are an equal opportunities employer strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An online search will be undertaken on all shortlisted candidates.
We are an equal opportunities employer strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate their commitment to children’s safeguarding. All successful appointments will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a range of other pre-employment recruitment checks.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.