Barton Primary School

Learning Support Assistant, Ref: BPLSA

Barton Primary School

HAY Scale 5A (FTE = £20,092 / Actual = £14,034)

Contact: For further information, to arrange a visit to the school or request an application pack, please contact – or by visiting our website to download a pack at . Please return completed applications to Miss Williams at the school.

Vacancy Reference: BPLSA

Closing Date: 21/09/2020

Interview Date: 28/09/2020

Hours: 30 hours per week, term-time only, one year temporary contract (in the first instance).

Salary: HAY Scale 5A (FTE = £20,092 / Actual = £14,034)


Learning Support Assistant with experience and knowledge of working with autistic children (ASC) and children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is required to work with children across the school.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Is committed to promoting high standards of pupil achievement and progress.
  • Has experience in managing children with ADHD.
  • Is well organised, innovative, creative and motivating.
  • Is able to react positively to challenges.
  • Is able to work under pressure.
  • Preferably has a relevant NVQ qualification.


We offer:

  • A dynamic and rapidly improving school
  • A friendly and supportive work environment
  • Well behaved and motivated children


You are warmly encouraged to visit the school.

This council and its schools recruit according to the council's Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.


This school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


Please note that a strategic partnership between the Isle of Wight Council and Hampshire County Council is currently in place. Your employer will be the Isle of Wight Council and employment is on Isle of Wight Council terms and conditions delivered through delegated employment powers to the school's Governing Body. However, Hampshire County Council delivers, on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council, all children's services functions, for a period of five years from 1 July 2013. Accordingly Hampshire County Council is responsible for providing challenge and support to Isle of Wight schools on behalf of the local authority.


Interviews: w/c Monday 28th September