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Learning Support Assistant

West Hatch High SchoolEssex

Learning Support Assistant

Fixed Term contract until August 2022 (in the first instance)

Scale 3, point 4 – 5 

 (Full Time Equivalent,  £18,933 - £19,312 + £898 Fringe)

32.5 hours per week (8.25am-3.25pm)

39 weeks per year (Term time plus 1 week CPD)

Actual Salary Pro Rata £14,866 - £15,150

Required ASAP

Due to an increase in EHCP students we looking to appoint a number Learning Support Assistants to support the specific needs of students at our school. We have a number of full time and part time opportunities.

Experience of working with children with learning difficulties and emotional issues would be welcome but full training will be given.

West Hatch is a family and we are dedicated to developing staff and students into successful leaders. We offer wide ranging opportunities for staff to develop and take on roles that will support and open doors for them to progress in the future. 

Proud of its success this is an exciting time to join West Hatch. Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted, with a thriving Sixth Form in the top 25% of schools Nationally over the last three years; come and be a part of our future.

 The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in the commitment.   This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references

Further details about this post and an Application Form are available by visiting our School website at 

 If you require additional information please contact

Closing date: Tuesday 7th November 2021 at noon

Interview date: Thursday 9th November

Early applications are encouraged as we will review applications as we receive them; and applicants may be contacted before the closing date.  

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