Learning Support Assistants

Salary is SCP 5, Level 3: £20,261–£21,041 FTE; £15,769–£16,376 actual.
33.5 hours, term time plus 5 INSET) with additional SEN Allowance after a 6-month
successful probation period. Our Learning Support Assistants provide 1 duty cover
weekly in our Extended Care facility, which operates 7.30am–9am and 3:30pm–6pm.
Closing date: noon, Monday 27 September 2021.

Awarded ‘GOOD’ in Ofsted inspection– March 2019
Awarded ‘GOLD’ in Investors in People – April 2019

Are you a committed person who enjoys working with young children?
Do you enjoy working as part of a team?
Are you patient with a good sense of humour? 

We are looking for enthusiastic, driven and caring individuals to join our friendly team. The position will involve working with either a specific child or group of children, in either our SEN Unit ‘The Orchard’ or our mainstream Resource Base ‘The Woodlands’. You will also work as part of a team to support the class teacher. 

Priory School is a “Good” Ofsted rated, diverse & multi-cultural Primary Foundation School located on the outskirts of Slough. There are approximately 720 children ranging from Nursery to Year 6. This is a great opportunity to be part of a creative and inspirational team in a supportive and caring environment. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be enthusiastic, highly motivated and bring a sense of energy and passion to the role 
  • Have a positive attitude and a can do approach 
  • Have a good level of general education – It is essential you are able to demonstrate you have achieved a minimum of English and Maths at GCSE Grade C or equivalent. 
  • Have the ability to use your initiative to work independently and flexibly 
  • Have experience of working with children 
  • Enjoy working with children and be able to form good relationships with children and adults 

Salary is SCP 5, Level 3 £20,261–£21,041 FTE, £15,769-£16,376 actual 33.5 hours, term time plus 5 INSET) with additional SEN Allowance after a 6 month successful probation period. In addition, our Learning Support Assistants provide 1 duty cover per week in our Extended Care facility, which operates 7.30am – 9.00am and 3:30pm – 6pm.

Application information:
Closing date: 12.00 Monday 27th September 2021.
Interviews: The date and time of interviews will be communicated to those candidates who are shortlisted. 

To apply, please go to our website www.prioryschool.com to download an application pack or email recruitment@prioryschool.com

Previous applicants need not apply.

Priory School (Foundation)
Orchard Avenue, Slough, Berkshire SL1 6HE
Headteacher: Mrs H Foster
Tel: 01628 600300
Email: office@prioryschool.com 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS) check will be sought for the successful candidate. 

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