Vacancies

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 deputy@st-francisofassisi.norfolk.sch.uk 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.


Midday Supervisory Assistants

We are often looking for people to join our lunchtime teams of supervisors.

General MSA duties are:

  • covering all lunchtime supervision and engage with the pupils
  • promoting the welfare and safety of all pupils
  • working co-operatively in a team
  • organising activities for the pupils
  • assisting in hot school dinner and packed lunch arrangements
  • encouraging healthy eating and polite manners
  • administering minor first aid
  • more intimate care after any ‘accidents’
  • general clearing up duties e.g. after spills

Occasionally we need to recruit staff to work one to one with a child with additional needs.

We look for calm, caring and friendly people, who enjoy being with children and who are willing to engage through play.

Please keep an eye on this website for future vacancies or contact the school office and let us have your details, so that we can let you know when vacancies arise.

Email: office@st-francisofassisi.norfolk.sch.uk

Telephone: 01603 441484

Please bear in mind that we take the safeguarding of our pupils extremely seriously and any appointment will only be confirmed on receipt of suitable references and a successful DBS check.

Thank you for your interest.