Learning Assistant, Banbury

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Longford Park Primary SchoolBanbury

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £11,898 - £13,459
Contract term: Permanent

Are you a learning Assistant with experience in early years and KS1? Looking for a new challenge?         

Longford Park Primary School, Banbury’s brand new Primary School, is looking to recruit an experienced Learning Assistant, who has the passion and the commitment to help lead the school in their vision to be an outstanding school.

We are looking for individuals that are passionate, enthusiastic and committed to the educational development of children and can help build the foundations to a fulfilled and varied educational offering.

The successful candidate will work alongside and support the Class Teacher, making effective use of resources in order to achieve the highest standards of learning and achievement for all children. The role will also include supporting the school improvement plan led by the Headteacher, whilst promoting the well-being of staff and children in the school.

The successful applicant also needs to have NVQ Level 3 in Childcare (or be willing to gain it) for this role, experience in early years and GCSE English and Maths grade A-C.

There may be a possibility that the successful candidate will work at William Morris Primary School; another GLF School in Banbury, enabling career extension opportunities within a dynamic and flourishing Trust.

We can offer:

•Excellent CPD opportunities and career development
•The exciting prospect of refreshing and re-energizing an already established school
•A committed and successful centralised Education, IT, Finance and HR team
•Encouragement for innovation and creativity
•A supportive and collaborative environment and the opportunity to achieve significant career development.
•The opportunity to be part of GLF Schools

Ideal candidates will:

•Work well as part of a team, as well as being self-motivated and able to work independently
•Be willing and committed to developing and sharing outstanding teaching practice across GLF Schools
•Have the ability to enthuse and engage students in purposeful learning experiences
•Be passionate about the children's learning & welfare
•Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour
•Be committed to personal career progression and enhancement

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office to make an appointment.

Hours: 32.5 hours Mon-Fri
Closing Date: 24th May 2018
Interview Date: 8th June 2018

GLF have schools across Surrey, Croydon, Wokingham, West Sussex and Oxfordshire. If you are interested in working in any other locations please contact the central recruitment team.

GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we support applications from leaders from diverse backgrounds and from educators seeking flexible leadership opportunities. We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.

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More about Longford Park Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 11 years
Address: Longford Park Road, Bodicote, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4AE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1295 641 751
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