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Learning Support Assistant

Weston Green Road, Thames Ditton, Surrey, KT7 0JN
Weston Green Preparatory School
Part Time
£10.95 per hour
11th November 2022
Start Date
1st January 2023
2nd December 2022 12:05 PM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start date
1st January 2023
  • Contract type: Temporary
  • Contract length: TBA
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1287661

Weston Green School

An exciting opportunity for a part time 1:1 Learning Support Assistant to work in our wonderful, nurturing independent school from January 2022 or as soon as possible following this.

Do you have experience as a TA or 1:1 support in KS1 or KS2?

Do you have enthusiasm, and energy to work as part of our supportive and friendly team in an inspiring school environment?

Weston Green School is a 2 form entry independent school situated in Thames Ditton, Surrey. Our school is a special place where children grow and thrive to become independent and confident young people, who achieve exceptionally well but also enjoy their experiences immensely and develop a life-long love of learning.

We are seeking to appoint a part-time Learning Support Assistant to work 1:1 on focussed individual learning and support within class. The role will start from January 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Whilst the role is temporary for 2 terms in the first instance, there is scope for the role to continue in the next academic year too.

We seek someone who :

  • Is an enthusiastic and dynamic member of our team
  • Has experience of working with pupils who have additional needs (although not essential)
  • Preferably has experience of supporting pupils in the classroom, under the direction of the class teacher
  • Has excellent & positive behaviour management skills
  • Has the ability to work as part of a team under the direction of a teacher as well as being able to show initiative.
  • Has a working knowledge of phonics, spelling, grammar, punctuation, maths and comprehension for KS2 children as well as an understanding of ways to support learners.
  • Can show a commitment to developing good relationships with; children, staff at the school, parents and outside agencies
  • Has high expectations and is friendly, hardworking and supportive and above all flexible!

We can offer:

  • A small, friendly two form entry school with a strong pastoral and community ethos
  • A supportive, caring and inspiring team
  • Children who are fun, and exciting to teach
  • Small class sizes
  • Excellent development opportunities

This will be a part time contract and hours to be agreed with the candidate. Salary £10.95 ph

Closing date: Friday 2nd December at 12:00 noon

Interviews date to be confirmed with candidates.

We welcome visits to the school. If you would like to find out more or arrange a visit please contact Emma Nicholas or Rachel Ranger.


Safeguarding Statement:

Weston Green School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We actively support the Government's Prevent Agenda to counter radicalism and extremism. We have a number of policies and procedures in place that contribute to our safeguarding commitment, including our Child Protection Policy which can be viewed in the Policies section of our website.
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