Learning Support Assistant Required

Support Staff Scale C (3 to 4) £18,562 pro rata, which equals starting salary £12,298.02 per year.

Are you an experienced and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant who is looking for a new challenge? If so read on!

We are looking for someone who is both practical, creative and flexible, who has experience of working with children aged 4 to 11. This will be a part-time, permanent post of 28.75 hours per week – from 8:30am to 3:30pm, 5 days a week, term time plus 1 week (39 weeks).

We are an inclusive school committed to high quality provision for all our children. Our staff work in creative and supportive teams and we provide up to date training so that our children have access to the best possible teaching and learning environment. We want all our children to be the best that they can be.

If you think this could be the job for you please get in touch as soon as possible and we can arrange for you speak to Claire Furness, our Assistant Head, who can give you further details and show you round the school. She can be contacted by email at or by phoning the school office on 01603 441484.

If you are planning to apply, you will need to complete a St Francis of Assisi School application form as well as the accompanying documents. These can all be found in the ‘Vacancies’ section on our school website.

We take the safeguarding of our pupils extremely seriously and the appointment will only be confirmed on receipt of suitable references and a successful DBS check.

Closing Date: Friday 8th January 2021

Interview Date: Thursday 14th January 2021

If you have not heard from us within seven days of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We thank you for your interest in our school.