1:1 Learning Support Assistant inc. Lunchtime

1:1 Learning Support Assistant inc. Lunchtime


Closing Date: Monday 11th July 2022 at 5pm
Interview Date: Friday 13th July 2022
Contract: Part-time (1 Year Fixed Term Contract)
Hours of Work: 22.5hrs a week Mon-Fri 8.45am-1.30pm Term Time
Salary Details: Scale B1 FTE £18,887 (Actual Salary £9824)
Salary Type: EHCC Support Staff
Start Date: 1st September 2022
Job/Person Summary

Cupernham Infant School are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Learning Support Assistant to join our dedicated Year One team and provide 1:1 support for a child with additional educational needs. The role will focus on building a secure trusting relationship with the child as a basis for support. We are looking for someone who will work in partnership with other teaching staff to enable the child to successfully engage with learning, to secure strategies to support their communication and language needs.

We seek a person who:
  • Has skill in observing and responding to the individual’s needs
  • Has a calm, positive but firm approach
  • 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 offer:
  • A supportive, experienced team who are dedicated to ensuring learning is fun as well as challenging
  • A happy, secure school and a welcoming environment
  • A caring, inclusive infant school ethos

We strongly recommend that you contact the school to arrange a visit and request an application pack from Caroline Duddridge, Senior Admin Officer on 01794 514494 or 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.