Learning Support Assistant, Kendal, Cumbria

Closing date:

The Queen Katherine SchoolKendal, Cumbria
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Starting Salary £17,772 pa (pro rata £13,205 pa)
Contract term: Fixed Term


Starting Salary £17,772 pa (pro rata £13,205 pa)

The pro rata salary quoted is for 32 hours per week working term time only. 

Fixed term contract to 31 August 2018.

We are seeking a well-qualified and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to join the Learning Support Department. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Give individual support to named student/s
  • Be prepared to work with students who have complex physical difficulties 
  • Work with Learning Support Teachers to deliver planned programmes

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

We offer:

  • A well-established CPD and induction programme
  • A supportive and experienced department
  • The chance to work in an innovative school 

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and   expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Services (DBS).

Please apply using the QKS MAT Application form (also available via our website: www.queenkatherine.org )

Previous applicants need not apply.

  • Closing date for applications : noon Wednesday 22 November
  • Interview date : TBC
  • Start date : as soon as possible

If you have any queries, please contact

Tracy Houlden, HR Manager (tracy.houlden@queenkatherine.org )

Job location

More about The Queen Katherine School
Address: Part of the Multi Academy Trust, Appleby Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1539 743900