Hermitage Primary School

SEND Learning Support Assistant
Post Start Date: January 2021
Closing date: 14/12/2020
Closing time: 9:00 AM

Salary information: Scale 2;
Working Weeks: 31.5 hours per week, Term Time only + 5 INSET Days (39 weeks);
Work Pattern: Monday to Friday; 8.40am – 3.20pm; 30 mins for lunch (unpaid) & 40 minute weekly meeting;

We are recruiting a SEND Learning Support Assistant to join our experienced team here at Hermitage.

This post is suitable for someone with a keen interest in providing a range of support in and out of the classroom. The children requiring support requires 1:1 support, small group work and individualised learning support.  Our school staff are highly committed to inclusion and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a range of professionals and staff.

We can offer you:
  • A modern working environment, in the heart of Uxbridge;
  • A welcoming, committed and hard-working team of staff;
  • A commitment to providing the highest quality, professional development for staff;
  • A leadership team that values staff as its greatest resource.

For this post, you will need to demonstrate a passion for inclusion, be flexible in your approach and have a willingness to develop your practice to better support children in their learning. 

Please be advised that references from friends/family will not be accepted. The first must be from your current employer and the second from a professional colleague from a separate establishment. An offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references.

Closing date: 14.12.20, 9:00 AM (early applications will be considered ahead of the closing date);
Interview Date: Week Commencing 15.12.20 (in person, not remote).

Visits would normally be encouraged, but are suspended in the current climate. 

Supporting Documents

Additional Information
CV’s will not be accepted.

Safeguarding Statement
Hermitage Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.


Our Location
Address: Belmont Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1RB