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Thank you for your interest in job vacancies at Worle Village Primary School.


We currently have a vacancy for an LSA:

Hours:     20 hours per week, term time only (Monday - Friday 8.30am – 12.30pm) with an additional requirement to work as an SMSA from 12.30pm -1.30pm

Contract: Fixed term until 31/08/2022 – required from 5th January 2022

Salary:    JG3 £19,312 – £19,698 (actual salary £9172) LSA            

                JG1 £17,842 – £18,198 (actual salary £2119) SMSA                                                                               


We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to work in our Year 6 class for 20 hours a week, with an additional requirement that the candidate will work as an SMSA for the class for an extra 5 hours a week. The post is advertised on a temporary basis until the end of the academic year with the possibility that this may be extended depending on the establishment requirement.


The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience of working with children in an educational setting ideally in Key Stage 2.
  • Be enthusiastic and highly motivated.
  • Have a good standard of general education evidenced by three or more GCSE’s at grade C or above, including English and maths, as well a minimum of an NVQ level 2 in teaching / classroom assistant.
  • Have good interpersonal skills with both adults and children.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and caring person to join our lunchtime team. The ideal candidate is someone who has experience of working with or caring for young children and who is able to relate to and enhance the children’s experiences. You will be a positive, approachable, flexible and adaptable person, who is a strong team player and can use your initiative and be proactive in order to enable the children to have memorable experiences at lunchtime. The post holder will also be required to help with the set up and putting away of tables and benches, manual handling training will be provided.


Worle Village Primary School is a thriving learning community and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon the outcome of an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.


Worle Village Primary is part of the Kaleidoscope Multi Academy Trust which includes Becket, Christ Church, Crockerne, Hutton, St Martins, and Ashcombe and the successful candidate will be employed by the Trust. As a result of this, you may be required to work in another school, with your agreement, as business needs dictate.


If you would like to work in a village ‘family’ school with a modern and exciting curriculum and learning without limits ethos, where the team are hardworking, professional and part of a friendly community, then please apply. The job description and application form can be downloaded below, completed applications forms should be returned to the school email address. Visits to the school can be arranged, please contact the office to arrange a suitable time.


Closing Date:                   Midday, Friday 10th December 2021

Interview Date:                W/C Monday 13th December