The governors of this warm, dynamic, ambitious school are looking to appoint two hardworking, caring and enthusiastic Level 2 Learning Assistant to provide learning support for pupils with additional needs. In your supporting statement please make sure you make reference to the relevant person specification.
This position is linked to specific funding and would therefore be subject to review if the funding ceases.
The successful applicants must be willing to take ownership of tailoring learning and resources to the child/children they work with, as well as working as part of a team. A flexible approach to duties will be required, together with a willingness to be involved in the wider life of the school.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment and to be familiar with appropriate procedures and protocols.
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. They must also be committed to overcoming barriers to learning to enable all children to reach their full potential.
These posts are subject to a satisfactory Disqualification and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.
Working hours will be Monday to Friday 8:40am to 3:15pm.
Application forms are available online from www.sthelens.gov.uk or alternatively by contacting Human Resources Section, St Helens Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens on 01744 675895.
Completed application forms to be returned to Mrs L Dingsdale, Headteacher, Allanson Street Primary School, Gaskell Street, Parr, St Helens, WA9 1PL.
Closing date: Friday 6th December (Noon)
Shortlisting: Friday 6th December
Observation and Interview: Thursday 8th December