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Learning Support Assistant - Term Time

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School, Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-3736-94S
  • Posted:28/03/2024
  • Pay:Medway Pay Scale D2 (approx £11.98 to £13.46ph)
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:21/05/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We wish to appoint an experienced, dedicated and highly motivated learning support assistant to work in either a KS1/KS2 classroom. This could be whole class, small group and some 1:1 support.

This role require a kind, patient and understanding person.  We are looking for somebody who:

  •  is able to work on their own initiative
  •  experience preferable for working in a school setting providing support for pupils in class and small groups or in 1:1  situations would be advantageous 
  •  be well organised, flexible and have the energy and enthusiasm to support children's participation   in day to day learning activities
  •  be looking to become a member of a team committed to making a difference to children's     learning, able to liaise directly with class teachers and SENDCO

  Term time only.  21.25 hours pw - 8:45 to 1:15.  

The strong Catholic ethos of the school is evident and prospective candidates would be expected to support and promote this.  

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and achieving equal opportunities and combating discrimination.  Any offer of employment will be subject to references suitable to us and receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure, and online search.

Please note applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and selected candidates will be contacted for an interview so early application is encouraged.  We reserve the right to close the advert when we are in receipt of sufficient applications and without notice.


Information about the school

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School Two form Entry Catholic Primary School in Walderslade, Kent

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01634 687 643


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 Education.