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St Teresa’s School

St Teresa’s

Catholic Independent School and Pre-School
for Children aged 3-11

Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire HP27 0JW
Tel: 01844 345005 Email:

Learning Support Assistant

We are looking to appoint a part time Learning Support Assistant to join our small independent school in Princes Risborough. The position is needed to support a child in Key Stage Two with her writing and language skills, and to deliver her individual maths programme.   The candidate needs to be confident working with an individual child, either within the classroom or on a one to one basis outside the classroom. There will also be the opportunity to work with this child in a group situation.

We have a strong team, including the Class Teacher and the Learning Support Department, who will provide you with your lesson plan and effective strategies for working with this child.  They will also guide you with teaching strategies and will look forward to regular feedback on the progress this child is making.  We will expect this candidate to have strong communication skills and have the experience working with children, ideally in a school situation. 

It is intended that this post will be combined with assisting in our before school Breakfast Club.

The hours will be as follows:

Wraparound Care:

Monday to Friday 7.45am – 8.30am

Learning Support:

Monday to Wednesday 8.40am - 12.30pm

Thursday & Friday 8.40am to 12.00pm

This is a term time only position, however, you will be expected to work Inset Days as required. The position will start on Monday 25th February 2019.

More information about the post can be found on our website . Applicants should submit a fully completed St Teresa’s Application Form to Mrs Paula Cunningham, Head’s PA:  If you wish to visit the school please contact the school office. Closing date for this position is Monday, 21st January.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th January (Please indicate on your Application Form if this date is not possible).

Please note that CV’s or incomplete application forms will not be considered. Only those that are shortlisted will be contacted. St Teresa’s School reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline. If you are shortlisted for interview you may be required to provide further information.