Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Learning Support Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Full-time/Part-time

St Nicholas at Wade CEP School, Birchington

  • Ref:KCC886-3186-66S
  • Posted:23/05/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/06/2023 at 20:00
  • Interviews:16th June 2023


A role with real impact and job satisfaction.

Our LSAs are highly valued members of school staff, who we know make a huge difference to the learning experience for our children. Our LSAs make a real difference, through providing learning support within the classroom and targetted interventions this is underpinned by building strong positve relationships with the children they work with.

We are seeking new members of our team with energy and the drive to ensure all pupils make the most of the opportunities available for them.

We can give you -

  • The opportunity to change children’s lives and outcomes.
  • The chance to work with a wide range of pupils in class, in intervention groups, in clubs and on visits.
  • High quality Continuing Professional Development 
  • Well behaved, well motivated children.
  • The opportunity to belong to a community where everone works together to be the best they can be.

Do you have-

  • The ability to support groups of pupils in class and in intervention groups, to make even better progress in their learning.
  • Good qualifications in English and Maths ( GCSE or equivalent)
  • Experience of working with SEN pupils or the desire to attend additional training.
  • Experience of working/volunteering with primary aged children.
  • Initiative, patience and a sense of humour.


Information about the school

St. Nicholas-at-Wade CE Primary School is a popular, 1 form entry, village school situated on the edge of Thanet.

At St Nicholas at Wade, we work together to be the best we can be; as such we would like to recruit individuals who will be part of a committed staff team. A team who work together to help the pupils achieve excellent outcomes in becoming confident, resilient, independent learners. Individuals who are prepared to go that extra mile to ensure pupils have the best possible experiences and will put children at the heart of everything they do.

Our keen and eager pupils come from the village itself and the surrounding areas. The school is well supported by our pupils' families and the local community who all aspire to the very best. We strive to ensure that our pupils are educated in an inclusive and nurturing environment with high expectations on their behaviour, attitudes and work ethic - because we care about their outcomes. We have a strong Christian ethos and use our local church to enrich the children's experience.

St. Nicholas at Wade is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any appointment is made subject to pre-employment checks including DBS checks and satisfactory references.

Job Contact Information


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.