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School Name St Peter's C.E. Primary School
School Address Birley Street, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside, WA12 9UR Tel: 01744 678630
Job Title Learning Assistant Level 2 plus SEN
Job reference STPLA2
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade NJC scp 03
Pay From: £12852.00 To: £13024.70
Hours 25 hours per week term time only plus 5 Inset Days
Closing date 12 June 2023
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Job Description
Learning Assistant Level 2 plus SEN (temporary)
25 hours per week, term time + 1 week

The Governors of St Peter’s C.E. Primary School are seeking to appoint a skilled, caring, thoughtful and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant as soon as possible to support a pupil with additional needs.
This post is linked to SEN Funding and will cease if the child leaves or the funding stops.

You will work with teachers to raise the learning and attainment of pupils while also promoting pupil independence, self-esteem and social inclusion. You will assist pupils so they can access the curriculum, participate in learning and experience a sense of achievement.

Candidates must be committed to continuing professional development. Candidates must be able to work as part of a skilled, well - informed and positive team of staff and be able to think creatively to meet pupils’ needs.

The school, in return, can offer an opportunity to make a positive contribution to the life of the school and wider community and extensive training opportunities.

Experience of working with children with additional needs and children with challenging behaviour will be an advantage. Team teach is desirable.

Closing Date: 12th June 2023

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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Job Application Packs
Learning Assistant Level 2 Person Specification.pdf
Learning Assistant Level 2 Job Description (inc Extended Services).pdf
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