Learning Support Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Term-time only (Temporary)
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
25/06/2021 12:00
£18,933 - 19,698 (salary will be pro-rata, up to a maximum of £16,343)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Stanley, Co Durham
Closing date:
25 Jun
Further Information

Learning Support Assistant
Reports to: Assistant Headteacher SENDCO
Start date: 1 September 2021
Grade: Grade 3 (Scale point 4-6)
Salary: £18,933 - 19,698 (salary will be pro-rata, up to a maximum of £16,343)
Contract type: Temporary (linked to ECHP student), 33.5 hours per week, term time

Do you want to be part of a team that will help children to do the seemingly impossible?

We are looking for an exceptional Learning Support Assistant to work on a 1:1 basis with a student with an Education Care Health Plan (ECHP). You will join a strong team providing in class, small group support.

The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values of hard work, trust and fairness and completely committed to our mission: the school will get students to attend the best university, or real alternative, succeed in their dream job and thrive in all aspects of their life.

At Tanfield School we are creating a culture of success through the operation of strict routines and protocols, an unwavering focus on results and by offering the very best teaching and support. If you want to work in an environment where you will really make a difference, Tanfield is for you.

Why choose us?

• Culture of high expectations
• Focus on feedback NOT marking
• Weekly coaching
• Visible SLT

Learn more:


Or call the school on 01207 232881 and speak to Steven Clough, Headteacher, to discuss the role further.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Friday 25th June 2021
Interviews will take place: Wednesday 30th June 2021

Tanfield School is committed to safeguarding children and the appointment will be subject to receipt of an Enhanced DBS clearance, safer recruitment procedures, satisfactory references and completion of a six-month probationary period.

Eden Learning Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for an interview if the essential job criteria are met.