Learning Support Assistant 1:1 - Part-time

Chislet CEP School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3123-15S
  • Posted:05/08/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:26/08/2019 at 17:00
  • Interviews:September 9th 2019


Learning Support Assistant 1:1 support


Are you a dedicated and caring individual with experience of providing support to children who have SEND?

Are you passionate about making a real difference to pupils and their learning outcomes?

If this sounds like you then look no further! We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for an enthusiastic and creative Learning Support Assistant to join our small and friendly school, on a part-time basis (approximately 15 hours in total;  3 hours per day for 5 mornings a week).

In this pivotal role, you will work on a one to one basis to aid the specific needs of one of our pupils.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will:

  • Support the class teacher in the teaching and welfare of the child with SEN, to ensure they attain the targets set under their individual educational programmes.
  • Be aware of and support differences to ensure all pupils have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.
  • Assist teachers with learning activities ensuring health and safety and good behaviour of pupils.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A good standard of general education to level 2 (i.e. NVQ level 2 or the equivalent) together with GCSE level (Grade A-C pass), or equivalent.
  • Experience of working with a child with SEN.
  • The ability to relate well to children, understanding their needs and being able to respond according with good influencing skills.
  • If you believe you could offer the kind of support this child requires, supported by our team, we would love to hear from you.

We pride ourselves in supporting and ensuring that our staff gain the right development to ensure a successful career, therefore relevant training will be readily available.

We offer an extended family atmosphere and work closely as a team. We believe that Chislet CE Primary is a great place to work and learn, for adults and children alike.

Information about the school

Chislet Church of England Primary School is a small rural school situated in a picturesque setting, seven miles from Canterbury and four miles from the coastal town of Herne Bay.

The school currently has four classes which at present accommodate ninety-five pupils.

We are a friendly supportive school dedicated to providing a high standard of education for all pupils and fortunuate to have caring and supporting parents and Governors. Our school was orginally built in 1864 and has great resources and a magificent team of staff who deploy a high standard of education to all pupils.

We have the use of two Federation minibuses and encourage teachers to arrange class visits in order to widen the children's learning experiences. All the children have the opportunity to attend Forest School each year and in some cases Beach School.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Desiree Campion
  • Address:Church Lane, Chislet, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 4DU
  • Telephone: 01227 860295
  • Email: office@chislet.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227 860295


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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.