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Learning Support Assistant and PE Coach - Fixed Term

Cranbrook CEP School, Cranbrook

  • Ref:KCC886-3027-174S
  • Posted:05/06/2023
  • Pay:KR3 (20 hours p/w) and KR6 (8.75 hours p/w)
  • Start Date:1st September 2023
  • App Close Date:17/06/2023 at 00:15
  • Interviews:July 2023


Learning Support Assistant and PE coach

We are looking for an enthusiastic learning support assistant to join our team from 1st September 2023, to support SEN children in the mornings and lead PE coaching sessions across the school in the afternoons.


Hours of work and Salary:

Monday to Friday: 

Kent Range 3 (pro rata) 20 hours per week 8.30am-12.30pm.

Kent Range 6 (pro rata) 8.75 hours per week (three afternoons 1-3.15pm leading PE across the school and two hours of after school PE clubs per week 3.15-4.15pm).


Are you positive and enthusiastic? Are you passionate about working with children and want to work as part of a great team to ensure that all children achieve their potential in a happy and safe environment?

We are seeking candidates who will:

  • Work as an effective team player in a well established and lively team
  • Be self-motivated
  • Effectively promote the vision, aims and positive ethos of the school
  • Be innovative, enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Lead PE coaching across the school
  • Work to support children with SEN needs
  • Have high expectations of children’s achievement and a commitment to inspiring learners.
  • Have some knowledge and experience supporting pupils with key stage 1 and 2 maths and phonics. 


If you would like to visit us or find out more about this position, we would love to hear from you! Please call us 01580 713249 to speak to Francesca Shaw, Headteacher.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the stated closing date should we identify a suitable candidate, and therefore encourage early application for the post. Please note, only successful candidates being invited to interview will be contacted. 

Information about the school

Cranbrook Church of England Primary School is a one form entry school which mainly serves the rural town of Cranbrook and some outlying areas. Our school community is committed to ensuring that all children reach their potential.

We have outstanding staff, supportive parents, talented and motivated pupils, skilled governors and a strong sense of purpose based on our motto: Learn, Grow, Shine.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01580 712270


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.