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Learning Support Assistant Ks1/ Ks2 - Full-time

Maypole Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2066-187S
  • Posted:18/05/2020
  • Pay:KENT RANGE KR3
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:19/06/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be arranged with shortlisted candidates

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Maypole Primary School wishes to appoint a highly motivated, nurturing KS1/KS2 Learning Support Assistant to join our school.
 
Desirable qualifications, experience and qualities required by the successful applicant:
  • Learning Support Assistant Level 3 qualification or higher education qualifications
  • Good Literacy and Numeracy skills (qualifications in Mathematics and English, grade C or above or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of The National Curriculum and/or experience of working with children
  • Ability to work successfully with pupils with a range of needs
  • Adaptable and confident to support pupils individually or in small groups
  • 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
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confidential
  • Committed to the school, has positive views and is willing to contribute to school events.
Please also refer to the LSA job description which can be found below under the document section. 
 
The successful applicant will receive support from the Headteacher and Inclusion Manager.
 
The post is for up to 30 hours per week - term time only - working across the week Mondays to Fridays. KCC support application forms only.
Our school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children.  The post is subject to an enhanced application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Information about the school

At Maypole School, we pride ourselves on our caring, friendly and inclusive environment. We put children first and aim to bring out the very best in every individual. The relationships we develop with our children and families enable us to create a distinctive ethos.

We are very proud of our achievements and the high standards achieved by pupils. We are passionate about educating the whole child and ensuring that we provide pupils with a wide range of experiences and opportunities.

The school has a long successful history educating and caring for children in the local community for over 100 years. The school expanded from a one to two-form entry school in September 2016.

In our Ofsted (June 2018), we were pleased that the school continued to remain good. The school community is committed to pupils reaching the highest possible standards and to further improve their achievements.

We offer excellent CPD opportunities for staff, which includes the development of highly effective NQTs and trainee teachers. Leadership is fully distributed across the school. Ofsted, June 2018: There is a culture of ‘grow your own’ leaders and senior leaders support subject and middle leaders well in their professional development.

We are privileged to have such wonderful children at Maypole School and we always aim to ensure that every child gets nothing less than the very best they deserve.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 556581

Documents

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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.