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Learning Support Assistant

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£21,591 - £21,981 depending on experience
Chapel End Infants School, Beresford Road, London
Working Pattern:
Full Time
35 hours per week. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (Friday - 30 min Lunch).
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/11/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description


SCHOOL:           Chapel End Infant School

LOCATION:        Beresford Road, London E17 4LN         

JOB TITLE:         Learning Support Assistant   Level 2      

CONTRACT TYPE & SALARY DETAILS:   Permanent contract   £21,591 - £21,981 depending on experience

Required to start in January 2020: A caring and enthusiastic learning support assistant to join the Chapel End team.  You will need to have:-

  • experience of working with groups of children and on a one to one basis in a school or early year setting
  • an understanding of how children develop and learn, particularly children with English as an additional language
  • good English and maths skills
  • the ability to work on own initiative
  • willingness to work as part of a team
  • flexibility in meeting the needs of the children and the school

We are a 3 form entry infant school with an Early Years Centre. You will be joining a friendly and supportive team which is committed to providing the best learning experience for all children.  You will be required to work with children across the whole of our age range with a wide variety of learning needs.

Closing date for return of applications:  15th November 2019  Noon

Interviews will be held on:  Week commencing 18th November 2019

Application pack can be downloaded from the school website.  If you require further details, please contact the school office on  020 8527 138 

All completed applications should be returned to the school at the following address:

Chapel End Infant School, Beresford Road, London E17 4LN

Chapel End Infant School & Early Years Centre is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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.