Learning Support Assistant
Newtown CE Primary School is looking for a friendly, caring and professional Learning Support Assistant to join our dedicated team who work hard to meet the varied and complex needs of the children in our school. This position will be fixed term until Monday 23rd July 2018.
We believe that every child should be given every opportunity to achieve their potential and make progress in every area of school life.
We are looking for a special person to support either a class of children as a general LSA or to provide one to one support for a pupil with a range of needs, including ASD and challenging behaviour. We are committed to collaborative working to provide positive learning experiences for all our pupils.
Relevant qualifications and experience working with children with learning and behavioural difficulties are desirable.
To support and assist the Headteacher by providing dynamic and professional leadership and management to reflect our values, ethos and policies by sharing and modelling the school’s vision and values in everyday work and practice; developing and motivating staff, setting high expectations, embedding learning and teaching strategies and raising achievement, contributing to our rigorous and on-going self-evaluation and taking responsibility for leading specific areas/initiatives to secure further school improvements.
If you would like to apply for this role, please complete the application form below and return to the Newtown school office or email email@example.com.
For a tour of the school, please contact the school office to book an appointment on 02392 584048 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Newtown CE Primary School’s Board of Governors is seeking a new parent governor
Parent governors are elected by other parents at the school. Any parent, or carer, of a registered pupil at the school at the time of election is eligible to stand for election as a parent governor. Parent governors may continue to hold office until the end of their term of office even if their child leaves the school.
The Governing Body brings a broad range of substantial expertise to Newtown Primary School and our primary aim is to promote high standards of educational achievement in the school. The role of the Governing Body is to:
ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction;
support the head teacher, but hold her to account for the educational performance of the school and its pupils;
oversee the financial performance of the school and made sure its money is well spent.
In addition, all of the governors have a lead governor role with specific responsibilities. Current vacant roles include Finance/Health & Safety or a general interest/experience in education. Part of the Finance/Health & Safety role would involve ensuring the school site is fit for educational purposes including the upkeep of the buildings, facilities, contents and the grounds, in addition to monitor the financial procedures and performance of the school.
Other roles would include monitoring the teaching and learning provision of the children in certain classes or subjects and the progress of these children throughout their time at Newtown CE Primary School.
For more information on this role, please see the Parent Goveror pdf below.
If you would like to apply, please complete the application form provided below.
We would be delighted to accept applications from high quality teaching candidates at anytime. Please contact the school office on
02392 584048 or email email@example.com for a recruitment pack.
Volunteer at Newtown Primary School
If you would like to be a volunteer at Newtown, please complete the application form below and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or return to the school office.
Once we receive your application, it will be passed on to our Learning Leaders, to see if any areas of the school require volunteer help. If help is required, we will be in touch to arrange a time for you to come in and meet with the Learning Leader, of the relevant key stage and to start your DBS application. All volunteers require an up to date DBS in order to work with the children, in line with our Safeguarding policy.
If you have any questions, please contact the school office on 02392 584048.