Learning Assistant, Northamptonshire

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Woodvale Primary AcademyNorthamptonshire
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £15,870 - £16,491 (£11,361 - £11,852 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking passionate and committed Learning Assistants to support pupils at the Woodvale Primary Academy.

Working under the direction of the Class Teacher, you will promote development and learning, and will help to ensure full participation. This will include working with small groups and on a one to one basis.

You should:

have a range of behaviour management strategies and teaching skills

  • be well organised and have high expectations of achievement and      behaviour
  • possess excellent communication skills at all levels in order to be      able to liaise effectively with parent/carers and outside agencies
  • preferably have experience of      working with children 
  • preferably have experience of using visual prompts to structure      learning 

Previous experience of working in a similar role or in a school setting as well as holding a First Aid certificate would be advantageous.

The Woodvale Primary Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust is a vibrant and caring school located in Northampton. It has the capacity to cater for 474 pupils from Nursery to Year 6. Both the academy and the Trust are committed to improving the life chances of pupils.

Training and support will be provided from a welcoming and professional team. If you think you have what it takes to work within this role we look forward to hearing from you.

The role is for 31.25 hours a week, term time only therefore this is reflected in the pro rata salary.

Job location

More about Woodvale Primary Academy
Address: Crestwood Road, Lings Way, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8JJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 493771