Supporting the Community in Islington

Location: Islington
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: Supporting Community
Salary: £70 - 88 per day
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Community Support Workers needed in Primary!


A leading primary school in the borough of Islington are actively seeking a productive individual who can support Special Needs and Social Emotional support in their Primary school.

The school prefer applicants with a background in Community work. This is because schools are adamant that individuals with community work background are the most efficient educators to work with children in Primary from Early Years to Key Stage 2 supporting them with their additional needs in and out of Classrooms.

Special needs experience either professionally or personally is required and managing challenging behaviour is highly desirable.

The school is newly built and has the best facilities and resources readily available for you to use. The school is rated 'OUTSTANDING' on the Ofsted report and is a two-form entry school.

It is a mainstream school however some of the youth in the classroom do need more support than others and this is where your expertise in supporting the youth is needed!

The school is based in Kings cross whereby the closest station is Kings Cross St Pancras. Kings Cross St Pancras station has an international Eurostar which gives you the opportunity to take a quick trip straight to France during the school holidays!

We also work with schools across the entire borough of Islington who are focusing on recruiting ‘Community Workers’ to add to their support staff. There is a school just off Camden Town that are also looking, loads of opportunity for you!

The work is expected to start right away, if you do not have a notice period, please understand that the school are not able to wait and are looking to appoint the most suitable candidate as soon as they can.

Requirements - You must be available between Full Time, 5 days a week during the school’s hours of 08:30 to 16:00 and able to get to the Islington area.


  • CPD - Continued Professional Development
  • An experienced consultant who will support you through the whole process - no lengthy applications for you to complete.
  • Always be listened and looked out for
  • Weekly PAYE pay


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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