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Learning Support Assistant

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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£21,591 - £21,981 pro rata
Walthamstow School For Girls, Church Hill, Walthamstow, London ,
Working Pattern:
Term Time
26.40 (16 hrs pt) hours per week. part time.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/06/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Walthamstow School for Girls /Fixed term Learning Support Assistants

1 Full-time Fixed-term Learning Support Assistant
(5 full days - 26 hours 40 minutes per week-term-time only)

1 Part-time Fixed term Learning Support Assistant
(3 full days – 16 hours per week- term time only)

Required for September 2019 until the end of the summer term July 2020 Scale 3

We are looking to appoint two Learning Support Assistants with experience of working with students to join the Language and Learning Development Faculty (LLD). These posts are fixed term posts until the end of the summer term in July 2021.

For the full-time position it is essential that candidates are available to work five days a week from 9.00am to 3.30pm. For the part-time post candidates must be able to work three days per week from 9.00am-3.30pm.

The successful applicants will work with subject teachers and the Faculty to support students with special educational needs, both with statements and without.

Closing date: Monday 24th June 2019 (noon)
Interview date: To be confirmed
An application form and recruitment pack are available to download from the school website: Completed application forms should be returned to Mrs Mandy Madhani, HR Manager, by email to Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Please clearly indicate on your application form whether you are applying for the full-time or part-time position.

Walthamstow School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Walthamstow School for Girls is committed to Safer Recruitment practices and procedures.


Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.