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Learning Support Assistant Level 2/3

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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£20,835 - £21,591 (Pro rata)
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Station Road, Chingford, London
Working Pattern:
Part Time
23.75 hours per week. 8:30 am -1:15 pm 5 days per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
07/06/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

2 x Learning Support Assistant – Level 2/3

23.75 hours per week (8.30-1.15 daily)

Term time only plus 5 inset days

Required for September 2019

Salary negotiable by experience 

Number of pupil on Roll 218 

St Mary’s is a very successful and over-subscribed, one-form entry Catholic School in the parish of Chingford, on the edge of Epping Forest. 

The governors seek to employ a primary trained and enthusiastic professional with excellent classroom practice to join our friendly, well-resourced learning school environment. 

We are looking for an LSA who:

  • Has a commitment to promoting and enhancing the Catholic ethos of the school;
  • Is an outstanding and committed practitioner with high expectations of our children and themselves;
  • Will energetically enrich the curriculum for all our children;
  • Is hardworking and enthusiastic with a sense of humour! 

We require someone who is able to provide support for ALL pupil in order to raise standards of achievement, by utilising advanced levels of knowledge and skill.  You will be able to assist in the management and preparation of resources while encouraging children to become independent life-long learners.  

We can offer:

  • Children who have a positive attitude to learning;
  • Supportive parents and governors who work together;
  • Opportunities for further professional development. 

St Mary’s is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Further details and an application form are available on our website

Visits by prior arrangement are warmly welcomed and strongly recommended and may be made by telephoning the school office on 020 8529 4723 

Closing Date: 7 June 2019 (Noon)                               

Interviews:  13th and 14th June 2019         

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.

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