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Job details

Job details
Employer The Queen Katherine School
Location Cumbria
Salary £17,546 (pro rata £15,209)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Early 2017, to be agreed

We seek to appoint two enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants to join the department for a fixed term.

Starting Salary £17,546 (pro rata £15,209)
The pro rata salary quoted is for full-time (37 hours), term time only.  

Post one – to work with a student who has physical and medical needs including the provision of personal care. This post is linked to a specific student and will terminate when the student leaves school (currently planned July 2018).

Post two – to work with a range of named students who require individual support and work with Learning Support Teachers to deliver planned programmes of learning in order to enhance progression. There will be the requirement to occasionally work with students who have physical and medical needs.

Experience and qualifications will be an advantage, although first and foremost we wish to appoint the right person to complement our team.  The successful applicants will have access to additional training and support.

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

We offer:

  • A well-established CPD and induction programme.
  • A supportive and experienced department
  • The chance to work in a high performing and innovative school

Please apply via our website:

If you have any queries, please contact Tracy Houlden, HR Manager

Closing date: noon 2 December
Interview date: w/b 12 December

Post 1 start date – as soon as possible
Post 2 start date – 27 February 2017


Locations and contacts

Part of the Multi Academy Trust
Appleby Road
United Kingdom
+44 1539 741223