Learning Support Assistant – Level 2 – N3 – 0.72 FTE
Wyndham Primary School
N3 - £21,160 pro rata (£15,312 actual per annum)
26.5 Learning Support plus 5.0 Lunchtime Supervisor Hours, Part time 0.72 FTE, Term Time Only
9th Jun 2023
Wyndham Primary School is seeking to recruit an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join our fervent and committed team. This school has Academy status and is one of eight schools within the Smart Multi-Academy Trust, which is committed to providing the highest quality support for teaching and learning; the employer will be the Trust.
Wyndham Primary School is a vibrant, warm and welcoming place. The successful candidate will join a dedicated, hardworking team who are committed to supporting all aspects of impactful education whilst maintaining an organised, decisive, and caring approach to a busy classroom. This is a highly valued and dynamic position so it is essential that the successful candidate can demonstrate or evidence the key skills outlined in the person specification.
This Learning Support post also includes 1 additional role to support the school’s indoor/outdoor lunchtime supervision. The working pattern for this combined post is Mon-Fri 8:30am – 3:30pm (early finish at 2:30pm Fridays). Additional hours may sometimes be offered to cover for training or sickness absences.
The Trust is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and a range of other recruitment checks. As this post involves working with children and dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage, even if you indicate otherwise. Any offer of employment will be conditional to all relevant checks.
Informal discussions and school visits are most welcome – to arrange a telephone conversation or a visit, please contact School Business Manager Ms. Casey Pearcy at the email address below.
To learn more about the school and to access a link to the application pack, please visit our website at www.wyndham.smartacademies.net. To apply, you must submit the completed application form and the Safer Recruitment form by email to Ms. Pearcy at email@example.com. Please note we cannot accept postal applications, however a paper application may be dropped into the school’s front office before the closing date.
Closing Date: Fri 9 June 2023, by 2pm
Shortlisting Date: Wed 14 June 2023
Interviews: Week Commencing 19 June 2023
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Wyndham Primary School
At Wyndham Primary School we continually seek to provide high quality education adapting to new challenges as they arise so that all children find pleasure and satisfaction in learning, that they experience many successes and gain maximum benefit from their time at the school.
We do this by creating and maintaining a very positive ethos, which is characterised by excellent relationships within school, and between the school and each child’s home. There is a real sense of cohesion and pride in the school which is shared by pupils, parents, staff and governors. We all work to promote a culture of high expectations, celebration of achievements and strong pupil attainment and progress.
We have spacious, colourful classrooms that support teaching and learning, a bright and well-resourced library, ICT suite, Sports Hall and Dining Hall. We also have attractive and well-maintained school grounds that support learning and enjoyment.
As of 1st November 2016, Wyndham Primary School proudly became part of the SMART Multi Academy Trust, working collaboratively with seven other local primary schools. All staff, pupils and governors at Wyndham have embraced this opportunity to strengthen our school communities and improve the outcomes for all pupils in the North-West area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The pupils, staff and Governors of all of our schools work towards our collaborative goal of ‘aspirational education for the future’.
We pride ourselves on our school’s welcoming and friendly atmosphere and would be pleased to show you around. We look forward to hearing from you soon.Visit School Website
Applying by post
Please note we cannot accept postal applications, however a paper application may be dropped into the school’s front office before the closing date.