Learning Support Assistant (LSA)


Grade 5 (Points 22-25)

Salary £18,602 to £20,249 per annum

Event Linked Contract, Term time only – 32.5 hours per week plus 5 training days (Mon-Fri 8.30am – 3.30pm)

Required to start as soon as possible

John Perryn is a friendly, flourishing, multi-cultural, good two-form entry primary school in East Acton. We are seeking to appoint an experienced, passionate practitioner who specializes in ASD and ADHD, and can use their special educational needs skills to make a real difference.

You will be supporting a Yr6 pupil with a statement of Special Educational Needs for 5 days a week. The successful candidate will need to:

• Demonstrate good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills

• Have significant experience of supporting pupils with ASD, ADHD and challenging behaviour preferably in a PRU setting

• Have restraint training

• Be able to work as a team, yet use your own initiative

• Be prepared to work across the school and to work with challenging children as required

• Communicate clearly with children and parents/carers


In return we can offer you:

• A friendly, supportive, skilled staff group

• Pupils who are full of pride and enthusiasm for our school

• Planned induction and ongoing professional development

The school is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school follows safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults. You will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information can be found at www.gov.uk

Application packs can be downloaded from our website www.johnperryn.ealing.sch.uk Please apply by email to vacancies@johnperryn.ealing.sch.uk Please note CVs will not be accepted.


Closing date: Wednesday 18th October 2017 at 2.00pm

Shortlisting: Thursday 19th October 2017.

Interviews: Week beginning 30th October 2017.