Four Lanes

Infant School

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Learning Support Assistant


  • Closing Date: Thursday 6th February (noon)
  • Interview Date: Wednesday 12th February
  • Contract/Hours: Fixed-term contract, part-time
  • Salary Type: Support Staff
  • Salary Details: Grade B £18,065 - £18,371 pro rata (Actual Salary £13,205 - £13,438)
  • Hours of Work: 8.50am - 3.30pm (30 mins for lunch) (30.83 hours  per week)
  • Location of School: Four Lanes Infant School


Job/Person Summary

Four Lanes Infant School is a large friendly school serving Chineham and Sherfield Park.  We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, friendly and caring Learning Support Assistant to work with a class/groups of pupils and 1:1 support (for children with EHCPs) under the direction of the class teacher.  The position also includes lunchtime duties.  This is a fixed term appointment until the end of the summer term 2020. 

You will be supporting pupils to access learning and helping them to develop social skills and interaction in the classroom and at playtimes.   

The successful candidate will:

  • have previous experience of working with young children in a learning environment
  • have GCSE Grade 3 or above in English and Maths
  • have excellent communication skills
  • have a calm and positive manner
  • be able to work as a team as well as independently
  • have a good understanding of confidentiality and safeguarding
    In return we will offer:
  • Children who are eager to learn
  • A supportive and friendly team
  • Opportunities for professional development