Learning Support Assistant KS2

Teaching Assistant to support a pupil with social, emotional and mental health needs

(30 hours per week, term time only)

Salary is negotiable dependent on experience and whether you are an HLTA.

Required as soon as possible, a supportive and creative teaching assistant to work with a child in upper Key Stage 2 with social, emotional and mental health needs.

We are looking for an experienced teaching assistant who wishes to develop their knowledge, skills and practice in the care, development and teaching of children with a range of needs.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate that they have/are:
An innovative and creative practitioner with a drive and a passion to ensure that all children achieve.

Able to follow school policies and procedures to ensure children have appropriate boundaries which are consistently applied. 
Experience, coupled with a strong understanding, of supporting children with social, emotional and mental health needs.

 The ability to work as part of a team as well as on their own initiative
Committed to working in partnership with staff, parents and children, with excellent interpersonal skills
Able to offer the child and the school something ‘special’

We can offer you:
• A hard working, welcoming and supportive staff team
• The chance to make a real difference to the future of the child
• An amazing environment to work in with wonderful pupils
• Professional development

For any additional information please contact the head teacher Clare Cunnington.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Loudwater Combined School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Clearance


Applications will be reviewed as they are received. 

Closing date:  Wednesday 17th June 2019