Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

32.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.30pm.
Grade 3, SP 5 to 6: £23,500 FTE–£23,893 FTE ; actual salary: £17,224–£17,512 pa.
Permanent, term time only.
Required for September 2024.
Closing date: applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

Alder Grove Church of England Primary School is a new school in Shinfield, Wokingham, which opened in September 2020. We are now looking to recruit a new Learning Support Assistant. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of skilled and motivated staff looking to support the best outcomes for our children. 

The Keys Academy Trust is a primary specialist MAT committed to providing the very best educational experiences for our pupils and staff, so that our schools are recognised as centres of academic and pastoral excellence at the heart of the communities they serve. 

Do you have the ambition and determination
to secure positive outcomes for our young people?

Do you want to work in a forward thinking and aspirational multi-academy trust
that places learning at the heart of everything it does?

Are you looking for a role that will be central to the development and growth
of a new school, helping to shape its vision and values
as it establishes itself in the local community?

The role involves supporting an identified individual as well as supporting the class teacher within lessons. We are seeking to appoint someone who has experience of working in a primary school setting and supporting children with SEN and EAL. The ability to remain calm under pressure and use your initiative to adapt learning resources and approaches is essential.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be committed to the inclusion of all children and their families
  • Have a good understanding of the primary curriculum
  • Support the delivery of innovative and creative learning opportunities
  • Have high expectations for standards of achievement and behaviour 
  • Promote our Christian ethos, vision and values
  • Be able to work collaboratively and independently

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with colleagues across our family of schools as part of the Trust’s CPD programme and networking opportunities. 

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange this: recruitment@aldergrove.wokingham.sch.uk.

An application pack is available on the school website  www.aldergrove.wokingham.sch.uk or by contacting the school.

Closing date & Interviews: applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

No agencies please.

Alder Grove Church of England Primary School
Alder Grove, Shinfield, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9RA
Tel: 0118 324 7218
Email: recruitment@aldergrove.wokingham.sch.uk

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced criminal records check. 

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Alder Grove Church of England Primary School is part of The Keys Academy Trust.

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