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Learning Support Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time

Maypole Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2066-99S
  • Posted:30/03/2017
  • Pay:KENT RANGE KR3 - KR5
  • Start Date:Apr 2017
  • App Close Date:30/03/2017 at 19:00
  • Interviews:To be arranged with shortlisted candidates


Learning Support Assistant (LSA) with PE responsibilities

Pay scale: Kent Range 3 to Kent Range 5

The salary for this position will depend on qualifications and experience.

Governors wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant with PE responsibilities to join our school.

The position would involve assisting with the teaching of PE, working with all year groups across the school.

Sometimes the role will include working as a general LSA within a class or delivering interventions to individuals or groups of pupils across the school.

We have an excellent reputation for the inclusion of all children.

Desirable qualifications, experience and qualities required by the successful applicant:

  • Level 3 Certificate for Teaching Assistants qualification or similar
  • PE coaching qualification or similar
  • Experience working in schools – ideally in all primary phases - EYFS / KS1/ KS2
  • Good Literacy and Numeracy skills, GCSE grade C+ or equivalent
  • Ability to work successfully with pupils with a range of needs
  • Adaptable and confident to support individuals, small groups of pupils
  • Capable and confident in delivering school interventions
  • Enjoys working with children and is able to establish excellent relationships
  • Excellent team member
  • Hardworking and is able to work on their own initiative and manage time
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confidential
  • Committed to the school, has positive views and is willing to contribute to school events


This new post in the school is for 25 hours, working across the week Mondays to Fridays. However, additional hours would be available for running clubs after school. 

  • KCC support application forms only.
  • The successful applicant will receive support from the Headteacher, Inclusion Manager and class teachers.

Information about the school

Maypole Primary School is a caring school where children are happy and enjoy learning. We have been serving the local community since 1912 and we were pleased to move into a new purpose built school with its own grounds in 2002. Adjacent to the school we are fortunate to have both the Acorns Early Years Centre and the Maypole SureStart Children’s Centre.

Maypole Primary School started expanding in September 2010, the expansion from 1FE to 2FE was completed in September 2016.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 556581


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.