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Special School Lunchtime Assistant (SSLA)

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We urgently need caring individuals to work as lunch time assistants.

SSLA’s are invaluable members of our team and must be sensitive and resilient to the needs of our pupils. Candidates should be strong team players and be prepared to assist with the toileting and eating /drinking programmes of all students and pupil supervision. Please refer to the job description for the full range of duties.

Previous experience is not essential, however aptitude, reliability and a caring approach towards children with complex needs are.

We offer all new staff a comprehensive induction training programme.

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Lindsey Banks on 0208 560 3569 to arrange an appointment or discuss this opportunity further.

To apply, please complete and email the application form to

Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification.

CV’s will not be accepted.


Closing Date:           11.59pm 17th September 2017  


Interview Date:        25th September 2017


Start Date:              as soon as possible


Scale:                     Hounslow Single Status Pay Scale – Scale LLW1b


Actual Salary:         £3380 per annum

Contract Type:         Permanent and Part time (8 hours per week), term time only (38 weeks per annum)

Working hours:        Monday 11.45am to 1.45pm.

             Tuesday to Friday 12.15pm to 1.45pm