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Learning Support Assistant (with Personal Care) - Saint Cecilia's Church of England School

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

The Role

To start as soon as possible
Term Time only (39 weeks per year), 30 hours per week

The successful candidate will work supporting a specific young person both in and out of the classroom. There will be in class learning support as well as some intimate care when necessary. The pupil is male and his preference is for a male carer, however, this is not to exclude suitably experience female applicants. Previous experience of working with young people with personal care needs including manual handling and hoist training, is desirable but not essential, and the successful candidate will have a genuine desire to see pupils with a range of needs included within the normal classroom environment wherever possible.  A good standard of literacy and numeracy is a prerequisite for this post.

As one of the most successful and over-subscribed non-selective schools in South West London, we are a truly inclusive and dynamic place to work.

With 950 pupils and a thriving, popular sixth form, the caring Christian community within the school, together with the close-knit team of dedicated and friendly staff have achieved excellent academic success.

Located in the beautiful residential area of Southfields the transport links are excellent.

The nearest underground station is Southfields (District line – zone 3 and less than a 5 minute walk) which is only

5 minutes from Wimbledon station and 16 minutes from Earls Court. The area is also well served by numerous bus connections to Clapham Junction and Richmond.

An Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatiely, these can be found from the school website:

Completed application should be returned to the school by email:

Please apply by 9:00am on 6th June 2022

Whilst candidates must be in sympathy with the aims of a Church of England School a Christian commitment is not essential. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Saint Cecilia's Church of England School
Sutherland Grove, London SW18 5JR
Telephone: (020) 8780 1244 
Fax: (020) 8780 2869
Headteacher: Renata Joseph



Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

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