LSA - Learning Support Assistant

Current vacancies

Learning Support Assistant (Secondary)

  • Heyford Park Free School is located at the heart of Heyford Park in Oxfordshire – the site of a former RAF and US Air Force base – and reflects the strong community spirit we have here at Heyford Park.
    It is our aim to know every one of our students well, providing an environment that not only allows them to achieve what they are truly capable of, but also equips them with excellent academic qualifications and a ‘can do’ attitude. We want our students to be able to create the right pathway for themselves while making a meaningful contribution to their communities.
    Our all-through Free School opened in September 2013 and we have experienced rapid growth. Our fantastic heritage site has been fully refurbished and provides a unique learning environment.
  • Do you want to work in a new school that is small and inclusive?  If the answer is yes, then we have the role for you in our educational support team offering support to children with special educational needs and disability to ensure they make excellent progress in their learning. The role involves occasional cover shared by the team.
  • The successful candidate will:
    • Have experience working in a secondary school environment in educational support  
    • Be friendly and approachable with a welcoming and professional manner
    • Be able to show discretion and respect confidentiality at all times
    • Be positive in their approach at all times as we continue to grow our services
    In return we offer the opportunity to join a passionate and committed team who work in a friendly environment with the aim of producing outstanding educational outcomes for children and families.  We have very supportive parents and governors and excellent links with the community.  As our school grows so will the opportunities for staff.
  • Salary:
    • Salary details: Grade 5 term time only (£17,681.00 per annum)
    • Hours: 35 hours per week - Job share would be considered.
    • Job term: Permanent contract
    • To commence: February 2019 or as soon as possible
    • Closing date: 9am 24th January 2019
    • Interviews will be: W/C 28th January 2019
    To discuss this role further or to visit the school please contact Ms K Healey, Principal, (
    Applications must be made using the Heyford Park Free School Application Form, which should be submitted along with the Equal Opportunities Form and Personal statement explaining why you feel you would be suited to this role, by email to
    (All forms can be found on our website under ‘Vacancies’)
    Please note that we advise applying promptly as we reserve the right to close and interview early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.
    Heyford Park Free School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
    Heyford Park Free School is an equal opportunities employer. 
  • Download


This web site uses Kentico CMS, the content management system for ASP.NET developers.