Learning Support Assistant to include Lunchtime (Mon-Thurs)

Learning Support Assistant to include Lunchtime (Mon-Thurs)


Closing Date: Tuesday 9th May 2023 at Midday
Interview Date: TBC
Contract: Part Time – 1 year Fixed Term Contract
Hours of Work: Please see below – Term Time Only
Salary Details: Please see below
Start Date: ASAP
Location of Role: Cupernham Infant School
  • LSA: Salary Details: Grade B1 – FTE £20,812 (Actual salary £6272)    
  • LSA: Hours of Work: Monday to Thursday 8.45am to Midday (13 hours per week) Term Time Only
  • MSA: Salary Details: Grade A1 – FTE £20,258 (Actual Salary £2,347).       
  • MSA: Hours of work:  Monday to Thursday 12pm -1.10pm (5 hours per week) Term Time Only

Job/Person Summary:  

 We are seeking to appoint a enthusiastic, energetic, caring and experienced Learning Support Assistant who will ideally have experience of working in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.  The role is Monday to Thursday mornings only, followed by an hour as a midday supervisory assistant supporting the children through lunchtime.

We seek a person who:

  • Is committed to supporting children’s learning
  • Has a calm, positive but firm approach
  • Is patient, cheerful & understanding
  • Has strong and sensitive communication skills
  • Is able to follow clear guidance but also to apply initiative
  • Has secure behaviour management skills
  • Has a clear understanding of confidentiality and of safeguarding
  • Has a good sense of humour and is able to engage and to motivate
  • Is reflective and flexible
  • Is confident in engaging with parents and with outside agencies as required

We can offer you:

  • A team of supportive and experienced colleagues
  • Relevant training and development opportunities
  • Enthusiastic, engaged and motivated pupils
  • The opportunity to really make a difference
  • A happy, secure school and a welcoming environment
  • A caring, inclusive infant school ethos
Application Procedure

Visits to the school are actively encouraged. Please contact Miss Caroline Cates, our Senior Admin Officer on  01794 514494 or by email adminoffice@cupernham-inf.hants.sch.uk to arrange a convenient time to visit or to request an application pack.

Please return all completed application forms to our Senior Admin Officer, Miss Caroline Cates at adminoffice@cupernham-inf.hants.sch.uk

Cupernham Infant School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Criminal Records Bureau checks along with other relevant employment checks. 

School contact email: adminoffice@cuperham-inf.sch.hants.sch.uk