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Learning Support Assistant

Lime Tree Primary SchoolSurrey

Learning Support Staff member required to join our Team!

Due to some career development and maternity cover within our current team we are now seeking a Learning Support Assistant, this will be on a Fixed term basis until August 2022.

Be part of our creative and passionate team as we plan the next step on our journey, and Grow, Learn and Flourish within GLF Schools.

Your opportunity

Lime Tree Primary School are looking for an outstanding Learning Assistant to provide support to children at our school to learn effectively, inside and outside of the classroom. This is ideally a full time post and to start as soon as possible, however, we are able to consider two candidates to job share and so part time hours will be considered, please do complete your application specifying what hours / days you would be able to work.

Ideally you will have experience within education and understand how to motivate and support children to achieve their potential. You will be passionate about making a difference to children’s lives.

The successful candidates will work alongside and support the class teacher to ensure that the child you are supporting is accessing the curriculum and making positive progress in all aspects of their learning. You will liaise closely to ensure that effective support is delivered, during class or play.

Our Learning Support individuals will be required to support the teachers, class and individual children and at times individuals with SEN.

What we are looking for

• Assist in preparing the classroom, receiving children and clearing away

• Assist in planning activities and preparing materials to help the children access the curriculum

• Support the child in class, group and individual activities, indoors and outdoors.

• Support the Teacher in class and activities, including during teachers PPA time

• Assist in monitoring children's progress, assessing achievement and recording results and observations, sharing outcomes with the class teacher

Why work at Lime Tree Primary School

• A supportive and approachable senior management team.

• An expanding network of Nurseries and Schools.

• An exciting opportunity to grow and develop

• Job satisfaction.

• The opportunity to work in an expanding and developing Educational Trust, GLF

The Details

Hours: Full Time, 33.5 hours per week,  Monday - Friday, Term Time + Inset, if part time job share then hours and days will be agreed upon

Salary: Pro Rata: £14,409.93 - £16,891.64,  FTE: £18,000 - £21,100, if part time job share then salary will be pro rata'd to hours worked

Closing date for applications – 18th November 2021

Interview date – W/C 22nd November 2021


We would normally positively encourage informal visits and to showing you around our school, however, due to Covid restrictions this may not be possible. You are welcome to contact the school to discuss anything in further detail

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