Job Applications

Welcome to the St Helens Borough Council online job application portal

Options available:

School Name Oakdene Primary School
School Address Ashton Avenue, Rainhill, L35 0QQ Tel: 01744 678410
Job Title Learning Assistant Level 2
Job reference ODLAL2
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade SCP 3
Pay From: £14,449.70 pa To: £14,643.87 pa
Hours 30 Term Time only + 5 days
Closing date 08 June 2023
st helens council logo
Job Description
Required from September 2023

We are looking for a caring, patient and motivated Learning Assistant to provide support across Reception and Key Stage 1, however, may you be required to work across school in the future.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate experience of working with children in Reception and Key Stage 1 and will be expected to have good communication skills and empathy with all children. We are looking for applicants who are:

• Hardworking
• Work well as part of a large team
• Have good literacy and numeracy skills
• Are Flexible
• Support the inclusive ethos of our school
• Have the ability to demonstrate initiative and good time management skills.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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

Applications can be made online via the job application portal at

Closing Date: 8 June 2023
Interviews: 23 June 2023
To apply click on the button below:
Job Application Packs
Job Des.pdf
Person Spec.pdf
Note: CVs should not be submitted as a replacement for the online job application form.