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1-1 Learning Support Assistant - Assigned to a child

St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School
D2 (£19,264 - £22,129 Pro rata)
St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
31.15 hours per week. - 8:45am to 3:30pm term time only (1/2 hour lunch break) 39 weeks per year.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
05/09/2022 at 12:00
St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School

“I called you by your name, you are mine.” Isaiah 43

We have a vacancy for a qualified and experienced SEND Learning Support Assistant to work 1:1 with a child. This will also include supporting them in their lunchtime play.

You should have experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs and have a clear understanding of the support needed for children with speech, language and communication and sensory needs.

You will also be required to have an experience of providing in class support to pupils and additionally to be able to support in the delivery of specific speech and language and occupational therapy programmes.  

  • Have GCSE, ‘O’ Level or equivalent qualifications in Maths and English.
  • Have NVQ2 or equivalent as recognised by the National Occupational Standards for Supporting Teaching and Learning (NOS-STL).
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the different social, cultural and physical needs of pupils.
  • Have an interest in how children learn and behave.
  • Provide appropriate role models of behaviour both in the classroom and around school

We can offer:

An opportunity to join a welcoming and friendly school team
A highly supportive leadership team
A committed and dedicated governing body
Wonderful children and supportive parents

The strong Catholic ethos of the school is evident and prospective candidates would be expected to support and promote this


This school is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check) and a check against the Barred list for children. Satisfactory references will be required prior to any offer of employment.

How to apply

Please complete the application forms and return the completed forms via email or post. See details below. 

Contact: 01634 371892 Email: office@staugustine.medway.sch.uk

Location: St Augustine of Canterbury School, Deanwood Drive, Rainham, ME8 9NP

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