Fairfields School Trinity Avenue Northampton NN2 6JN Tel: 01604 714777 Contact Us


Learning Support Assistant (Level 1 or 2)

Fairfields School is a community day special school for pupils aged 3 to 11 years.  The school meets the needs of pupils who have significant, severe or profound learning difficulties and sensory impairments.  Some of our children may have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.  The school is situated in large well-maintained grounds close to the centre of Northampton.  Work with us and you will be part of an ambitious team who want to make a real difference.

We are looking for Level 1 (Grade D) or Level 2 (Grade E) Learning Support Assistants, depending on experience, to join our dedicated and supportive team.  At Fairfields School, we believe that all children can achieve. Successful applicants will need to be committed to the belief that all children deserve the opportunity to achieve their full potential. Candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to work independently and as part of a team.  They will need excellent communication skills and good English, Maths and ICT skills.

Fairfields School is committed to providing a safe environment in which children can learn and develop.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check as well as the usual pre-employment checks as per safer recruitment guidelines.