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Job details
Employer Smallwood Primary School
Location Wandsworth
Salary £14,086 - £14,390 per annum
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

32.5 hours per week (08:45 to 15:45 with ½ hour unpaid lunch break)
39 weeks Term Time Only

Following on from our most recent OFSTED inspection (2014) describing us as ‘a good school with outstanding leadership’, we are looking to appoint an outstanding Learning Support Assistant to continue and contribute towards our forward momentum. Smallwood Primary is an expanding school, with a Language Resource Base and Children’s Centre, conveniently situated close to Earlsfield mainline station and Tooting Broadway underground.

We are passionate about the education of our children, continuous professional development of all staff and a strong partnership with parents and the wider community.

Our ideal Learning Support Assistants will be a calm, patient and resourceful individuals who will be able to respond positively to the challenges of working with pupils with Special Educational Needs, such as, ADHD, A.S.D and social and communication difficulties, within a mainstream class. Previous experience though not essential would be welcome. In order to be successful in this post, the candidates will need to have a good level of numeracy and literacy. You will also join our team of lunchtime supervisors to ensure the safety, well-being and good behaviour of pupils during the lunchtime break.

The candidates will be positive and enthusiastic in their approach and will seek to provide the opportunity for the children they are working with to achieve their full potential, both academically and socially.

For further information and to apply please download an application and details from the Wandsworth Council website

Alternatively please contact the school for any further details on the telephone number or email below.

Completed application should be returned to the school by email to

Closing date: 12 December 2016(at noon)
Interviews: 16 December 2016
Shortlisted applicants will be notified in via email.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

CVs are not accepted.

Smallwood Primary School & Children’s Centre
Smallwood Road
Tooting SW17 0TW
T: 020 8672 6024
F: 020 8682 2065
Acting Headteachers: Ms M Boon & Ms E Heald