Learning Support Assistant with Mealtime Assistant cover - St Marychurch, Torquay
Learning Support Assistant with Mealtime Assistant Cover
Learning Support Assistant
Salary: SC Grade 2 SCP 3 - 5. £18,562 - £19,312 FTE
Hours per week: Between 19.5 – 26.25 hours per week, Mon to Fri
Contract term: Fixed Term
Salary: SC Grade 1 SCP 1 - 2. 17,842 FTE
Hours per week: 2.5 per week – linked to TA role
Contract term: Fixed Term
Weeks per year: 38 weeks per year
Location: St Marychurch CofE
Closing date: 09:00am Friday 1 October
Interview Date: Friday 8 October
We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant and Mealtime Assistants who will be able to support our children with their learning, social and emotional needs.
St Marychurch C of E Primary and Nursery School is led by a very proud and committed Head Teacher, who has served the school for nearly 25 years. Children are encouraged and given opportunities to achieve their full potential, both academically and personally. The staff at St Marychurch C of E Primary and Nursery School strive to attain the very highest standards across the curriculum, whilst encouraging their pupils to become aspirational, responsible, creative and spiritual citizens.
We are looking for someone who can demonstrate a calm and patient demeanour, who is committed to helping young people achieve their full potential. You will have had previous experience in working with children in a similar setting and be able to effectively communicate with adults and children alike.
Successful candidates will: -
- Work in partnership with teachers to support the learning of pupils, so they can reach their full potential
- Create and maintain a purposeful learning environment with high expectations of all pupils
- Take a lead in developing active lunchtimes, and promoting positive relationships
- Be able to support the wide range of children's needs and deliver interventions
We will offer you: -
- A welcoming, supportive and inclusive Christian school ethos
- A hard-working, positive team who are dedicated to improving the lives of children
A commitment to high quality continued professional development
Please find below an application form. Your completed application form should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 9am Friday 1 October. Interviews will take place on Friday 8 October.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates. Candidates are encouraged to read our Safeguarding policy before applying.