Learning Support Assistants

8:15am–3:30pm Term Time Only (+ INSET Days).
Fixed Term until July 2020 – to cover Maternity Leave.
Required for November 2019 (or sooner).
Closing date: noon Wednesday, 16 October 2019.

Aspiring to be Creative Thinkers
In partnership with Great Learners Trust

Elmhurst School joined the Great Learners Trust in June 2019 – we are in an exciting next step on our school improvement journey. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious team player to make a real difference!

Are you passionate about enabling every child to become a lifelong learner?
Do you want to part of a learning community that is bigger than one school?
Are you ambitious to develop your career with access to high quality CPD opportunities?

If your answer to these questions is YES, then the Great Learners Trust and Elmhurst School would be delighted to hear from you…

Are you a dynamic and supportive practitioner with the capacity to grow and develop in the role?

We are looking for flexible and adaptable learning support assistants who understand the importance of building positive relationships with pupils in order to maximise their potential. 

We are looking for a learning support assistant who: 

  • Is incredibly flexible, and ambitious for their career.
  • Motivates and supports children by example and with good humour.
  • Is committed to team work and maintaining high standards.
  • Has energy, enthusiasm and a growth mindset. 

Elmhurst School Values are: Aspire, Create, Think

In joining the Great Learners Trust you will benefit from being a part of a dynamic and forward-thinking Multi-Academy Trust. We pride ourselves on offering high quality CPD opportunities and support structures to enable rapid career development. 

To request an application pack, please contact Katy Record, School Secretary, by email: office@esglt.co.uk

Application documents are also available below.

Closing date: Midday Wednesday, 16th October 2019.
Interviews: TBC – applications will be considered upon arrival.
Start date: 1st November 2019 (or sooner if possible). 

Our GLT motto is “Believe and Achieve”, which reflects the determination of the Trust to expect great things for all our children, whatever their prior attainment. 

Website: http://www.elmhurstschool.org | http://www.greatlearnerstrust.co.uk

The vision of the Great Learners Trust is that all children in the Multi-Academy Trust community of schools are provided with outstanding educational opportunities. Our purpose is the best education for all children, regardless of their starting points, their individual learning needs, their level of disadvantage or advantage, their family background or their beliefs. 

We aim for: 

  • Challenge for All – Growth Mindset in action 
  • Exceptional Progress 
  • Unforgettable Learning Experiences 

The Great Learners Trust believes that every child can be a great learner – it is our job to make that happen.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from the successful candidate.

Please download application documents below:

Elmhurst Support Staff Application Form

LSA Job Description

LSA Person Specification

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