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Learning Support Assistant

Our Values

At Templars our mission is 'Every child, Every day, Every chance'.  Our vision is for everyone to know that they belong to Templars, and be proud to belong, because we are a school where everyone is welcomed, feels safe to take risks and strive to achieve their full potential.

Our three school rules reflect our three school values:  Care, Respect and Honesty.


About the team we are recruiting to

Templars is a super place of work with an excellent team ethic. The whole team is committed to improving opportunities for both our pupils and staff. We have high aspirations for the children of our wonderfully diverse community and a proven record in developing careers supported by a dedicated leadership team. So that you can decide whether you would like to join us, here is what is important to us:

  • Templars puts safeguarding first
  • We believe that our community deserve us to be the very best we can be
  • We are proud of our team ethic and value commitment and generosity of spirit
  • We live by our values of Care, Respect and Honesty
  • We believe that hard work and relationships are key to success and we expect everyone to be the very best of themselves
  • We believe that working in education is an attractive, deeply satisfying, joyful job
  • We believe that staff need to be happy, healthy, well-qualified, highly motivated, hardworking well-trained experts, who in return for the best working conditions that we can provide, accept the professional obligation to improve
  • We believe in and evidence-informed approach to school improvement, most particularly in teaching and learning, to help us to identify what works best in our classrooms
  • We believe that truly great teaching is that which improves pupil progress

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking a new Learning Support Assistant to join our team. Could you support, motivate and guide pupils, to help them overcome barriers that are preventing them from achieving their full potential?  In this pivotal role, you will work closely with teachers to create an environment where all belong and delivering interventions to enable all pupils to achieve their very best.

Interviews will be conducted during the w/c Monday 11th March.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.

Following recommendations from Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) for an additional pre employment check with effect 1 Sept 22, please note, an online search may form part of this recruitment process.

About Coventry

Coventry came in the top ten of the country's most aesthetically pleasing places to live in 2023.  It is renown for it's medieval cathedral which was left in ruins after the WW11 bombing.  Coventry has a vibrant night life, many parks and green spaces for families to relax and explore.  

Coventry is known worldwide for it's two universities.  It is the home of the Transport Museum which houses the biggest collection of British made cars, motorcycles and bicycles in the word.  The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum is at the heart of of culture, hosting many events

Coventry is the birthplace of jet pioneer Sir Frank Whittle, the poet Philip Larkin and Pete Waterman.

Coventry has a diverse population, working closely together to make Coventry a home.

Coventry City Council


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