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Learning Support assistant - Sacred Heart Primary School

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

The Role

32.5 hours per week

Term time only (39 weeks)

Assistant Event Linked contract - To work one to one with a named pupil with learning and behavioural needs


We are seeking a Learning Support Assistant to join our happy, thriving and successful primary school in Battersea.  Good levels of literacy and numeracy, experience with SEN, and the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, parents and SEN professionals is a requirement, as is a passion for and commitment to working with children with special needs.

This post would suit an experienced Teaching Assistant or an aspiring teacher and would provide an excellent opportunity to acquire the skills and experience necessary to apply for teacher training. You must be willing to undertake professional development as required.

Ideally a qualification in childcare and experience in a school environment is desirable but not essential. Literacy skills to complete accident forms, read policies, e.g. Health and Safety, confidentiality, school rules is essential.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. 


Completed application should be returned to the school either by email - admin@sacredheart-battersea.wandsworth.sch.uk or post.


Closing date: 08 October 2020 (at noon)

Interviews: week commencing 12 October 2020


 “The Federation of Sacred Heart and St Marys Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment.”


“The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to pre-employment checks including a health check, an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.” 


In the interests of efficiency, economy and the environment, candidates are encouraged to download an application and details from the Wandsworth Council website www.wandsworth.gov.uk/jobs  and return it to the school either by email or post.


CVs are not accepted.


The Federation Of Sacred Heart And St Mary’s Catholic Primary Schools, Battersea


Sacred Heart Primary School
Este Road, Battersea

London, SW11 2TD
Tel: 020 7223 5611
Email: admin@sacredheart-battersea.wandsworth.sch.uk  
Web site address: www. sacredheartschoolbattersea.co.uk
Executive Headteacher: Mr J. Brading

Associate Headteacher: Mrs N Byrne


Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

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