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Part Time 1:1 (Or Small Groups) Learning Support Assistant - Fixed Term

Long Mead Community Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2662-80S
  • Posted:09/03/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:25/03/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Shortly after the closing date


Part time 1:1 (and small groups) Learning Support Assistant

We are looking to recruit a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant to support the Teaching and Learning for a child in who has learning needs and support small groups of children in KS1 and KS2.

The post would be for 17.5 hours per week (08:30 - 12:00)

Kent Range 4: Full time equivalent salary £18,129 – £19,239 (per annum pro rata)

We are looking for someone with high personal and professional standards with drive and energy and commitment. To help build on the current inclusive and caring ethos of the school, to ensure that every child achieves their full potential. Experience of working with a KS1 and 2 children with learning difficulties would be an advantage.

This contract would be temporary until December 2022 and subject to the pupil remaining on roll at the school.

Please state experience and skills and strengths clearly in your application. If you require further details please contact the school office.

Previous applicants need not apply.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff are required to have an DBS check.

Information about the school

Long Mead C. P. School is situated in Tonbridge. Its situation is excellent, having a large playing field and playgrounds, surrounded by woodlands yet close to the town. Forest School Studies are now offered on site as part of our curriculum using our wonderful grounds, and our own trained member of staff.

We have one of the few integral nursery schools in Kent enabling all children to benefit by being part of the school community from the age of three.

Through an ethos of honesty, mutual respect, care, ambition and tolerance, Long Mead promotes, in partnership with all parents, an environment where every child is able to fulfil their potential.

Long Mead is joined with Hugh Christie School to form the Tonbridge Federation. The Federation has a joint governing body and is managed by an Executive Principal (Mr Jon Barker) Long Mead pupils benefit from being in a federation as it gives our pupils access to resources not usually available in a small primary school and also benefits from joint activities across the two schools.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss Elizabeth Alexander
  • Address:Long Mead CP School, Waveney Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 3JU
  • Telephone: (01732) 350601
  • Email: office@long-mead.kent.sch.uk


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).