Learning Support Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/07/2018 23:59
£7.30 - £10.77 per hour
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Closing date:
5 Jul
Further Information

A primary school in south Northumberland is working with First Class Supply to appoint a Learning Support Assistant within the nursery and out of school club. The role is to commence in September 2018 on a 1 year fixed term basis, for 30 hours per week. You must hold a full and relevant Early Years qualification.

The school is a harmonious learning community where every child feels valued and respected and their learning flourishes. It is a small one form entry school with modern facilities and extensive outdoor learning areas. The determination and drive of senior leaders has been very successful in improving pupils’ achievement across the school and behaviour is outstanding.

Successful applicants will:

  • have experience of working with small groups of children on planned activities and providing feedback on progress to teachers
  • be experienced at working with pre-school children
  • be pro-active, enthusiastic, energetic and reliable
  • have the ability to motivate and engage children
  • be able to work independently using your initiative
  • have a minimum of 6 months recent experience within a UK setting
  • hold a full and relevant level 3 or equivalent qualification in a relevant child care discipline.
First Class Supply are a genuine independent Employment Business that specialises in the education sector, currently celebrating 14 hugely successful years in educational recruitment. We have an unrivalled, fantastic reputation for delivering an exceptional, personal service to our partner schools, teachers and support staff alike. The first to forge real partnerships with schools, we are proud that our company ethos to support our local community in real ways has proved truly beneficial. As part of our commitment to our teachers and support staff we offer free, ongoing CPD courses, as well as ongoing professional support by in-house educational industry professionals. We lead, where others follow.

First Class Supply have forged strong partnerships with schools in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Durham and Tees Valley.

If you would like to learn more about us and join the largest independent supply teaching agency in the North East visit our website. Alternatively, contact us on 0191 251 5566 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Applicants will attend a face-to-face interview, be expected to undergo reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure (if not currently held).

First Class Supply is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.