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Learning Support Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School, Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-3736-37S
  • Posted:24/09/2019
  • Pay:D2 or C2 depending on experience
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:28/09/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We wish to appoint a dedicated and highly motivated learning support assistant for a combination of small group, 1:1 support and interventions, both within and outside of the classroom.

31 1/4 hours per week - 8:30 to 3:15 term time only

The role will suit somebody with experience, particularly working with children with reading, communication and/or language difficulties.  This role requires a kind, patient and understanding person.  We are looking for somebody who:

  • is able to work on their own initiative
  • have experience of working in a school setting providing support for pupils
  • be in possession of a recognised qualification for a Learning Support Assistant                                    
  • be well organised and flexible
  • 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 SENCO
  • have the energy and enthusiasm to support children’s participation in day-to-day learning activities.
  • possess the qualities to be able to provide support for pupils, teachers, curriculum and the school.
  • is able to create and use visual supports.

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.

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.

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.