Job Details

Job Title

Learning Assistant – Gifford Primary School

Job reference

Date posted


Application closing date


Job type

Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, Teaching/learning support

Contract type



Salary package

£23,057.00 pa inclusive (Grade 5 point 12) - £24,218.00 pa inclusive (Grade 5 point 15)

Job description

Grade 5 £23,057.00 pa  to £24,218.00 pa (Pay award pending)
32.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
39 weeks, term-time only (including training days)
Required: As soon as possible

We’re making a difference……………….. Can you?


We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed learning assistant to help develop and embed our vision and inspire pupils.

In return, we can offer the successful candidate:

  • *Enthusiastic and motivated children
  • *Extensive support mechanisms and continued tailored professional development
  • *A personalised induction program
  • *An active wellbeing team
  • *A state of the art building with onsite parking
  • *Opportunities to work collaboratively with other schools.


About you

Are you:

  • *Someone who cares about children?
  • *Continually looking for ways to improve your own practice?
  • *A positive team player?
  • *Someone with a can-do attitude?
  • *Excited by a challenge and full of great ideas?

Then get in touch!


How to apply

Application forms and job descriptions can be downloaded from the school website

All completed applications should be emailed to

Please note we do not accept CVs, and these will not be shortlisted.

Previous applicants need not apply.

The school is committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Further information can be found at:–2

This post is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations. In line with KCSIE 2022 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and will seek publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with further guidance and will be asked to clarify their online presence.

Visits to the school are essential. To arrange a visit please contact the HR team on (020) 8845 4661 or email If you are unable to visit, please arrange a virtual call.


Closing date

Application forms to be submitted to the school by 9.00am on Friday 1 December 2023.

Interview date

W/C 4 December 2023.

Gifford Primary School, Greenhill Gardens, Northolt, Middlesex, UB5 6BU

Tel No : 02088454661

Email :