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School Name Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School
School Address 52 Brunswick St, Saint Helens WA9 2JE Tel: 01744 678670
Job Title Learning Assistant Level 2
Job reference HSLAL2
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade SCP 3
Pay From: £13230.72 To: £13364.22
Hours 27.5 hours per week, term time only, plus 5 days.
Closing date 20 February 2023 (12pm)
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Job Description
The Governors of Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and caring Level 2 Learning Assistant. The successful candidate will provide support for all pupils including SEND pupils in a Key Stage 1 or 2 class with duties ranging as follows:

- General classroom duties supporting teaching and learning
- Supporting the class teacher to create a positive working relationship and environment, conducive to effective learning for all children and being able to motivate and inspire all children.
- High expectations and promotion of good behaviour
- Able to deliver small group sessions to help deepen children’s knowledge and understanding
- Eager to develop their skills and abilities
- Participate in training, other learning activities and performance development as required.
- Will fully support the school’s Catholic ethos and be committed to building pupils’ self-esteem, self-discipline and love of learning to underpin their progress in the basic skills. uphold our school motto ‘Live, Love, Learn. Together we will soar to new heights.’

NVQ Level 2 Qualification or above is desirable as is experience of working in a relevant primary phase as a
Learning Assistant supporting the class teacher and learners.

Closing Date: Monday 20th February at noon.
Shortlisting: will be Monday 20th February in the afternoon.
Tasks and Interview: Week commencing Monday 27th February 2023 – date and time will be confirmed.

Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and expects
all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject of satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate and health
clearance by the Local Authority.

Application forms are available online at www.sthelens.gov.uk. Completed application forms should be submitted
online, or in paper format for the attention of Mrs L Gilmore, School Business Manager.
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Job Application Packs
Learning Assistant Level 2 Person Specification.pdf
Learning Assistant Level 2 Job Description (inc Extended Services).pdf
Nonteachingapplicationformdisclosure.pdf
Note: CVs should not be submitted as a replacement for the online job application form.