Part time Learning Support Assistant (SEN), Kensington and Chelsea

Closing date:

Saint Charles RC Primary SchoolKensington and Chelsea

Date posted:
Start date: as soon as possible and until 17.7.2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The Governors are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work under the direction of the SEN Co. and Class Teacher to work with a pupil with an Education Health & Care Plan.

The post is based on the needs of the pupil, their continued attendance at St. Charles and continuation of ring fenced funding from the Local Authority.

  • Term time only plus Inset training days, i.e. 39 weeks p.a.
  • Monday to Friday.
  • 27.5 hours per week.
  • Exact timings and work patterns to be determined.
  • Fixed term contract starting as soon as possible and until 17.7.2020.
  • Salary will be dependent on experience and based on the APT&C pay scale Range A1, scale 2 point 3 or 4.

Visits to the School to meet the Head, children and staff are welcomed and can be arranged by calling the School on 020 8969 5566.

Your application should demonstrate and include evidence of:

  • Previous experience working with children in a formal capacity, being a positive role model and demonstrate a constructive, caring and energetic approach to the education of children, raising attainment and standards working with an individual pupil and their teacher
  • A significant commitment and interest in supporting SEND pupils and meeting their varied needs
  • Ability to work with and under the guidance of colleagues, professionals and outside agencies as part of a team and also independently.
  • A minimum of GCSE English and Maths, (grade A* to C or 9 to 4). Scanned or paper copies of your GCSE certificates must be included with your application, and the originals available at interview. Applications are welcome from candidates who also have ‘A’ levels or a degree.

To apply please complete the Catholic Education Service application form for support staff available on-line at or available in hard copy from the School office.

Completed forms must be signed and returned with scanned or copy certificates to the School by midday on Monday, 30th March 2020. Interviews to be held w/c 30th March 2020. Completed returned applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis, so early return is encouraged. Thank you for your interest in St. Charles and we will be in touch if your application is short listed.

St. Charles Catholic Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, subject to a successful Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance check, satisfactory employment references which may be taken up prior to interview. The post is subject to the Children (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such successful candidate will be required to complete a disqualification declaration and will be required to sign a CES contract.

St. Charles Catholic Primary School,
83 St. Charles Square,
London W10 6EB
Tel.: 020-8969 5566
Fax.: 020-8960 4338
Head: Ann Slavin
Deputy: Tony Lynch
Asst. Head: Marily Troyano

More about Saint Charles RC Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: 83 St Charle's Square, London, W10 6EB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 89695566
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