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Gilbert Colvin Primary School

Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant 

3 x Learning Support Assistant

LBR Grade 3, Scale Point 5-6

Initially fixed term contract (1 year) with the potential to become permanent.
 32.5 hours per week, 44.26 weeks per year.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join our committed team.  If you have excellent communication skills, enjoy working with children, are well-organised, hard-working, reliable, adaptable and a team player then please apply.

The successful candidate will be expected to have

  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
  • Successful experience of working with pupils with Special Educational Needs
  • Successful experience of working with pupils with EAL
  • Ability to use your initiative and creativity in the classroom

In return, we offer:

  • Friendly and well-behaved pupils
  • Collaborative and supportive approaches to teaching and learning
  • An opportunity to contribute to the current practices in the school
  • Opportunities to access professional development
  • An attractive outdoor learning environment

Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Please return your Support Staff application form (at the bottom of this page) to the school at:

Closing Date for applications: until positions filled

Interview Date: week commencing Monday18th September

Start Date: As soon as possible

  • Redbridge is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Such posts will require a DBS check and references will be taken up prior to interview.
  • In accordance with Safer Recruitment Guidelines and Data Protection Guidelines, we reserve the right to use social media as part of our recruitment processes.

Work Placement/Voluntary Work

If you would like to complete a work placement at our school or carry out some voluntary work please complete the application form below.