Learning Support Assistant


Posted on: Wednesday 3 November 2021 | Diocese Of Norwich Education and Academies Trust.

Whitefriars Church of England primary academy, Kings Lynn

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and dynamic Learning Support assistant, who will support individuals or small groups of pupils, including more specialised support for those with special education needs.

You will be someone who:

  • Is passionate about working with children and is able to inspire them to be the best that they can be
  • Has experience working with primary aged children including children with Special Education Needs
  • Is organised, proactive and confident in planning, preparing and delivering lessons
  • Is able to ‘Bring learning to life’
  • Has excellent numeracy/literacy skills – GCSE grade C or above(or NV2 equivalent)
  • Has an NVQ2 or equivalent in teaching assistance
  • Is able to work constructively as part of a team
  • Has good communication skills and can demonstrate positive attitudes, values and behaviours
  • Has effective management strategies


We can offer you:

  • Well behaved children who love to learn and are a real credit to our school
  • Dedicated, caring and supportive colleagues
  • A motivated school which is constantly striving to improve
  • A well-resourced school that embraces challenge
  • Opportunity for professional development

If you are interested in this post, please contact the school on 01553 761001 for further information and to arrange a visit.

Whitefriars Church of England Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this. The successful candidate will be expected to complete a DBS check.

Closing date: Friday 12th November
Interview date: w/c Monday 15th November 2021

8.45am – 3.05pm Term time plus 1 week.

Scale C, point 3     Hourly Rate: £9.36 – £9.55

Closing date: Friday 12 November 2021

Interviews: Monday 15 November 2021

How to apply

Please see below for Job Description and Application Form;


Learning Support Assistant Advert


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