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Learning Support Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Weelsby Primary Academy
Grade C 4 - 6 (£18,426 - £19,171 FTE) pro-rata (£9.55 - £9.94 per hour)
North East Lincolnshire
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Term Time
32.5 hours per week. Term Time + 5 days.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
13/12/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT – temporary to 31 August 2020



Salary: Grade C 4 - 6 (£18,426 - £19,171 FTE) pro-rata (£9.55 - £9.94 per hour)


Hours: 32.5 per week / Term Time only plus 5 days (39 weeks) / Temporary


Required for January 2020



Weelsby Academy are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant on a temporary basis to 31 August 2020.  You will work under the direct instruction of teacher/support staff, usually in a classroom with the teacher, to support access to learning for pupils.  As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be working with a student with additional support needs on a 1:1 basis.  Ideally you will have experience of working with people with learning difficulties in an educational setting, as well as a proven ability to motivate students and promote learning.


Who are We?

Weelsby Academy is situated in the East Marsh area of Grimsby, less than an hour drive from Hull, Lincoln and Scunthorpe.

We have an exciting curriculum designed to give children first hand experiences of the world around them.  We foster a ‘can do’ approach and with everyone working together, we strive to make our school the best and the children the best they can be.

Why Join Weelsby Academy?

Weelsby is on a journey of change with a newly appointed Head of Academy.  You must be motivated and inspiring, striving to deliver innovative learning experiences to our young people and guide and support them to ensure they are fully prepared and equipped to enter the competitive world of work or further studies.  You should pride yourself in providing our students with the knowledge, skills and resilience to achieve the highest possible standards academically, socially and personally.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact the academy on 01472 342554 if you would like to arrange a visit.


For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date:  Friday 13 December 2019 at 12 noon

Interview Date: Wednesday 18 December 2019


The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

How to apply
Unfortunately due to the high turnover of vacancies we are unable to accept CVs on their own as an application for a post.