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Learning Support Assistant - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Wickhambreaux CEP School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3130-8S
  • Posted:09/05/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Jun 2019
  • App Close Date:24/05/2019 at 11:00
  • Interviews:w/c 10th June 2019


We are looking for a dedicated individual to work on a 1:1 bases with a motivated, fun loving child in KS1. In order to fill this unique role you need to demonstrate your flexibility. Experience of working with children with special educational needs will be advantageous. The successful candidate needs to show enthusiasm for the role, as well as being patient and prove they have the skills to help this child to feel comfortable at school, as well as enabling them to fulfil their potential. We require someone who works well within a team and who can act on their own initiative to support the individual physical and care needs of this child. A current Paediatric First Aid certificate would be desirable but not essential.
The position is for 35 hours per week, term time only this will include covering lunch times for 30 minutes. Pay will be on a pro rata bases. Ideally we would like the candidate to be able to start as soon as possible.
Wickhambreaux CEP School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, therefore this appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
Information about the school
Wickhambreaux CE Primary School (134 on roll) is situated in the pretty village of Wickhambreaux. There has been a school on site since the 18 hundreds. Since 2015 the school has obtained two outstanding OFSTED Inspections and an outstanding Church of England inspection (Diocese of Canterbury) in 2018. The school enjoys strong parent and community links and has a wide stimulating curriculum including foreign languages, music and science. In 2018 we were made a Beacon School for our science programme (Empiribox).
The staff at the school work hard to ensure that the children in the school make great progress but also that the children always have something on the horizon to look forward to; they are committed to developing a passion for learning in every child who attends the school, providing them with “A memorable childhood”.

Information about the school

Wickhambreaux Church of England Primary School is a small, friendly and very popular school set in a delightful village.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 722969

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.