Learning Support Assistant

Sandfield Park School


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Learning Support Assistant

Job Title: Learning Support Assistant
Employer: Sandfield Park School
Job Type: Teaching & Learning
Job Phase: Special Educational Needs
NOR: 78
Grade: Grade 3 - Points 5 - 9
Actual Salary: £15,449.00 - £16,722.00
Contract Type: Fixed term
Contract Term: Part time, Term time only
Location: Liverpool
Start Date: Start immediately
Closing Date: Monday, September 20th, 2021

About the School
We are one school with three educational sites that individually serve the needs of young people with a wide range of physical, medical, emotional and learning difficulties. We work with children on three main sites: Sandfield Park School The Hospital School at Alder Hey Alder Centre for Education (ACE) Each of our sites has its own unique character. Sandfield Park caters for pupils with physical disabilities and a wide range of associated learning difficulties. The Hospital School situated at Alder Hey teaches children who are patients on the hospital wards. The Alder Centre for Education (ACE) provides an education for students who live in Liverpool and cannot attend their own school for medical reasons.

About the Role
We are seeking to appoint Learning Support Assistants to work within the school, to support pupils who have a range of learning, physical and emotional difficulties and some pupils who require personal care. Applicants should hold at least NVQ L2 Classroom Assistant qualification or equivalent. These posts may be of interests to people who want to work in a Special School setting to develop their career, or for recent graduates who are looking to gain experience in a school.


The post is part-time 32 hours per week Monday - Friday 8.30 a.m. - 3.30 p.m Sandfield Park School is committed to safeguarding, keeping children safe in education and promoting the welfare of children and young people. There is an expectation that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. Appointment to the position will be subject to suitable references and a enhanced disclosure and barring service check (DBS)

Personal Qualities
See attached job description and person specification

How to Apply
Applicants should download and complete the application and equal opportunities forms and submit them via email to: [email protected] - for the attention of Mrs K Leahey, School Business Manager.

Closing Date: Monday 20th September 2021

Recruitment Documents
Job Description:Download Document
Person Specification:Download Document
Application Form:Download Document
Equal Opportunities Monitoring:Download Document

Guidance:Download Document

Contact Details
Sandfield Park School 
South Drive
Sandfield Park
West Derby
L12 1LH

Contact Name: Mrs K Leahey
Contact Telephone: 0151 228 0324
Contact e-mail:[email protected]
NOR: 78

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