Apprentice Learning Support Assistant
Salary: National Minimum Wage (pro rata) – 1 post
Post 1 : Temporary contract (for the duration of the apprenticeship)
starting November/ December 2018
32 hours per week term time only
To work in Primary
Merstone School is:
An outstanding school (Ofsted 2011, 2014 & 2017)
We are offering a school community:
where staff are passionate about enabling all pupils to achieve beyond expectation
where together we make a creative, dynamic team, proud to overcome challenges and celebrate each individual’s achievements
campus with two other schools, in a very well resourced building
where you will receive ongoing support and development that will provide you with the skills and knowledge required for a successful career as a learning support assistant.
GCSE Level 4/ Grade C in English and Maths or equivalent qualification
An interest in training as a Learning Support assistant and working with pupils within a SEN setting
A commitment to undertaking Level 2 TLSA through SMBC nominated learning provider.
Some previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is desirable but not essential
When you’ve successfully completed your Apprenticeship, you may be given the opportunity to continue in your role or progress onto an LSA role within the school where you’ll receive full training and support.
Would you like to be part of the team? If so, please see attached to apply. Please submit two references on the attached form along with your completed application form.
If you would like to find out more, through an informal chat, contact Kim Archer-Clarke in the school office.
Tel: 0121 717 1040
Interview date: 16th November 2018
Closing date: 9am on 9th November 2018
Subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references