Learning Assistant

Skegness Infants Academy (Lincolnshire)

This vacancy is now closed


Salary - £22,737 - £23,114 (£11,199 - £11,692 pro rata)

Additional Information- This post is fixed term until 19 July 2024

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic & hardworking Learning Assistant to join the our Academy.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Learning Assistant who:

  • Has experience delivering support to pupils of all age groups, with a focus on foundation stage.
  • Has an appropriate Teaching Assistant qualification
  • Is passionate about the profession and can demonstrate high expectations through quality teaching and learning
  • Will ensure an exciting and memorable learning experiences for our children with a proven track record of excellent practice
  • Has excellent interpersonal skills and work exceptionally well in a team
  • Can nurture a positive and caring relationships with children and positive relationships with parents 

Early Years experience would be desirable.

About Us:

Skegness Infant Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust, is an active, vibrant and caring school located on the East Coast. We work in close collaboration with Skegness Junior Academy, located on the same site, to continually create closer links and improve the life chances of all our children. Our lively learning environments reflect our engaging curriculum that promotes a lifelong love of learning. 

For more information, please visit: https://www.skegnessinfantacademy.org/

In Return:

You can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed no matter what their background. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce whether that be through ensuring a fair workload or offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth.

We believe in looking after the people who make a huge difference to our children, their families and the communities we serve. That’s why we give everyone who joins a Perkbox account – with 24/7 access to perks and discounts, plus curated wellbeing tools to look after your physical and mental health. It’s part of our commitment to look after you.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Hundreds of global and local perks, available online 24/7
  • Shopping discounts from the biggest brands, all year round
  • Save money on everything from the supermarket shop to summer holidays
  • A free Employee Assistance Programme from Health Assured

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close and interview this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. It is an offence to apply for a role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK prior to commencement of employment. As part of our need to comply with UK immigration rules, you will be required to provide Home Office stipulated documentation prior to interview.