Vacancy: Level 3 LSA

Thursday 16 January, 2020

BG7 Learning Support Assistant (Maternity Leave Cover) 32.5 hours per week, Term Time Only, Maternity Cover Contract of up to 12 months.   Start date: 24th February 2019

We are looking for an experienced and skilled Learning Support Assistant to join our friendly, compassionate and dedicated staff team.  

This position will involve working 1:1, in the mornings, with a child with complex social and emotional needs – providing emotional support, managing behaviour and supporting learning.

In the afternoon, you will be working alongside a class teacher to support the learning within a KS1 classroom, providing group and 1:1 support and helping to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources - so that all learners reach their full potential.

Our ideal candidate will have proven experience of working one to one with SEND children and be able to work within a team.  We are looking for an enthusiastic, warm and caring individual who is able to develop a supportive relationship with children for the purpose of improving educational outcomes, self-esteem, resilience and aspiration

In return we can offer

  • The opportunity to become part of a friendly, supportive school community where children are at the heart of all we do
  • A comprehensive training programme
  • Term-time working
  • Wellbeing support (stress or relationship counselling, menopause support, annual healthscreening and more!)
  • Free flu jabs
  • Bike loans
  • Reduced priced gym membership

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.  

Compass Point Primary is a friendly and diverse academy school in the heart of Bedminster. It is a member of the Gatehouse Green Learning Trust with Redland Green and Ashton Park Secondary Schools, Ashton Vale and Luckwell Primary Schools.  Your contract of employment is directly with Gatehouse Green Learning Trust ('the Trust').    Your main place of work will be Compass Point Primary but you may be deployed to work at any school within the Trust and carry out those duties that may be reasonably required in relation to such deployment.

Gatehouse Green Learning Trust is an inclusive and diversity friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. 

If this sounds like a school and opportunity that interests you, please complete an application form or contact the school office on 0117 377 2340 for further information or to arrange a look around the school.

 For more information and to apply visit here