Learning Support Assistant, Peckham, London

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Harris Primary Academy Peckham ParkPeckham, London

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,978 (FTE) + Health Cash Plan + Harris Benefits (see our benefits page for full details)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an experienced and talented Learning Support Assistant to join our friendly and talented team at Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park. This is a full-time role, term time only.

Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park is a primary academy for local children. Our belief is that children thrive when they are consistently happy and safe at school. Whatever a child’s background or starting point, we want to make sure that they finish Year 6 with the academic skills, social skills and knowledge necessary to succeed. Every lesson at our school is creative and there is plenty of time for children to think, to play, to discover and wonder. In addition, parents have the option to start their children in Harris Peckham Park Nursery from the age of 3.

What we are looking for:

  • At least two years' experience of working in a school or educational establishment, including working with SEND pupils in a specialist or mainstream setting
  • The ability to respond calmly to behaviours SEND pupils may display as a result of their needs
  • An in-depth understanding of areas of learning, including the principles of student development and learning processes
  • Well developed interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive, collaborative relationships with staff, students and external agencies

For a full job description and person specification, please download the Candidate Information Pack via the apply link.

Why work at Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park?

  • The opportunity to help lay the foundations to build a safe, nurturing and inspiring environment, helping all children make the best start to their academic journey
  • The opportunity to help children thrive and have a happy and safe primary school experience
  • Generous Harris rewards and benefits package

For more information, please contact Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park on 020 7639 6091.


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More about Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Marmount Road, London, SE15 5TD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7639 6091
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School summary

Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park opened in September 2011 in the heart of Peckham. Children can start our Academy in the nursery when they are 3 years old and they leave after Year Six, when they are 11. Our Academy is an exciting pl...