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About our school

Teaching Vacancies

We are not currently recruiting for any teaching positions. Future positions will be advertised on this page, TES Jobs, eTeach and the Leeds City Council website.


Support Vacancies

Graduate Learning Support Assistant

Permanent
32.25 hours per week term time only
Scale Point 3 - £13,064PA
Closing date for applications: Friday 5th July, 12 noon
Start date: 3.9.19

The Head Teacher and Governors are seeking to employ Graduate Learning Support Assistants to join our team and work in EYFS, Key Stage One and Key Stage Two. These are permanent positions to start in September, however, an earlier start date of July is also available.

What we are looking for

We are looking to employ a talented and committed Learning Support Assistant to start or further their career with us. Shakespeare Primary is an expanding and thriving school in which support staff play a critical role in securing excellent outcomes for children. You will need to have a positive outlook and attitude, a child-focussed approach to meeting children’s needs and a commitment to working as part of a team. Crucially, you will have a passion for children’s learning, development and personal care.
We work with all our Learning Support Assistants to ensure they are highly skilled and able to work with children of all ages, levels and abilities; including those with significant special educational needs. In return we offer lots of high quality training and support to ensure our staff are well equipped for the role expected of them.

In return we can offer:

  • a thriving and successful school with the well-being of staff and pupils at the forefront of all decision making processes 
  • a thorough induction process and welcome package
  • a brand new building with fantastic facilities, complete with extensive free parking and strong commuter links
  • individually tailored career development and training opportunities
  • children who have a thirst for learning and a desire to do well which is reflected in the support we see from parents

Application packs are available to download below. Completed application forms should be sent to office@shakespeareleeds.org.uk. Please include in your application the preferred age group you would like to work with or if you have no preference please state this as well. Also specify any areas of specific interest or future career plans.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 8th July. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. CVs will not be accepted.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

Job Description & Person Spec - Graduate LSA

Letter from Head Teacher

Application Pack

School Magazine 2018

Application Form

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Operations Team

We now work in partnership with Leeds City Council who provide our catering and cleaning services.

Enquiries regarding roles within the catering team should be directed to Catering Leeds via www.leeds.gov.uk or by calling their recruitment telephone line on 0113 3782324.

Enquiries regarding roles within the cleaning team should be directed to Julie Driscoll, Area Manager on 07891 272794 or Simone Osborne, Assistant Area Building Manager on 07891 214832.

For feedback on the catering and cleaning services, please contact Victoria Brinkworth, Shakespeare Primary School & Nursery's Business Manager via the school office.


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