Staples Road Primary School

Strive, Respect, Succeed

Content Gradient


Vacancy for SEN LSA - closing date 12/10/22

Annual salary £14,937

We are seeking to appoint several enthusiastic, committed, reliable and caring people to join our happy band of Learning Support Assistants. These are fixed term contracts of 30.83 hours a week, term time only (linked to the pupil) for the duration of the funding. The working hours are 08:45 - 15:20 (including Midday Assistant role and INSET days with 25 minutes for breaks throughout the day).

Playing such a significant part in a young person's development will be an extremely rewarding role for the right candidate. Experience of supporting children with individual needs would be preferred but all applications are welcome as training and comprehensive induction will be provided.

The role will include assisting in the support of differentiated teaching and learning; implementing an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP); contributing to annual reviews and liaising with various outside agencies as well as building a positive relationship with parents/carers.

What we offer:

  • Enthusiastic, engaged children who are eager and ready to learn;
  • Clear shared values of resilience, creativity, kindness and honesty that drive all we do;
  • Supportive teachers, parents and governors who are committed to the school;
  • A positive and supportive learning environment that promotes continual professional development;
  • A friendly, welcoming team both within the school and as part of the Epping Forest Schools Partnership Trust (EFSPT).

Essential qualities:

  • Have high expectations of every child;
  • Be professional at all time;
  • Be flexible and a team player;
  • Be dedicated to meeting the needs of all the pupils in your care;
  • Be reflective and always look for ways to improve your practice;
  • Have the energy and enthusiasm to make the difference.
Our values are kindness, honesty, creativity and resilience