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Learning Support Assistants - Term Time

Deal Parochial CEP School, Walmer, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-3353-73S
  • Posted:28/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3 / KR4 depending on experience
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:06/10/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:Friday 13th October 2023


We have a 1:1 Learning Support Assistants (LSA) vacancy available due to securing High Needs Funding.  This position will be temporary due to the nature of needs.

Hours per week: 28.75 hrs per week, term time only

Salary: Kent Range 3, FTE £21,293 (Actual Salary approx. £13,990) - £11.04per hour

Are you determined to make a difference? Do you understand the importance of children reaching their full potential? Can you think on your feet and work as a team? 

If you have answered YES to all these questions, then this could be the job for you!

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic LSAs, with a keen interest in SEND, to work in our family orientated Church of England Primary school.

The LSA position will have you on your feet from day one! We are looking for someone who has the ability, knowledge and experience to support interventions and in class support. Experience would be desirable but is not essential. A willingness to work in a team and a flexible approach is essential alongside initiative and the ability to take ideas forward.

You will work as part of a dedicated team of staff who carry out daily learning and medical care for our youngest children. 

We are seeking to employ people who bring kindness, a positive outlook with a cheerful sense of enthusiasm and encouragement.

Our team works closely together, in order to uphold the cherished inclusive learning environment at our school. Our vision statement is at the heart of our work.

Learning Support Assistants are part of a team who remove any barriers of learning for a range of children. We offer an induction package that focuses on mainstream core standards enabling high quality and dedicated provision for special educational needs.  Staff are required to support all children at this school as part of our inclusive and Christian ethos. 

Visits to the school are encouraged; to arrange this please contact the school on 01304 374464.

Our School is committed to the Safeguarding of children. Appointment to this position will be subject to satisfactory references, a pre-employment and an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure Check.



Information about the school

Deal Parochial school is a small, one form entry, family, Church of England school. This means we are a school for all the community offering a distinctive Christian Ethos. We have a rich tapestry of Christian values that are our heart beat. We are highly inclusive so that diversity, respect, and high expectations drive a rich curriculum enabling pupils to achieve their very best and flourish.

In April 2019 Deal Parochial became a founding Academy member of the Deal Education Alliance for Learning Trust (DEALT) which is a newly formed MAT of eight local primary schools within Deal and the surrounding villages. This unique and exciting collaboration of local schools is working together to ensure the very best outcomes for all pupils and their families within our town. Whilst your employment post will be with Deal Parochial, your contract will be with DEALT.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01304) 370900


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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.