Learning Support Assistant - Maternity Cover

Grove House School, Brentwood

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Job Ref No. ECC7002-86S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 Point 11
Position Start Date: 25/01/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 16/01/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: Monday 21st January  

Job Description

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Grove House School has availability for a Learning Support Assistant

Fixed term contract, 1 year for Maternity Cover *

LGS Band 2 Point 11 (Range 11-16)

37 hours per week, 5 days per week

38 weeks per year + Inset Days

Required 25th February 2019

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to work in the classroom and as specific support for children with speech, language and communication needs.

You will need to be:

  • Calm, positive and patient.
  • Consistent and approachable.
  • Able to work on your own initiative but also be a flexible team member.
  • Able to listen to colleagues.

We offer a supportive team and high quality professional development to enhance your skills and confidence in working with children with Special Educational Needs.

To apply: Please complete and return an Application Form for Support Staff. Application Forms can be downloaded from the Grove House School website at www.grovehouseschool.co.uk or please email admin@grovehouse.essex.sch.uk or telephone 01277 361498. Applicants can also apply through the Essex Schools Jobs website at www.essexschoolsjobs.co.uk. If you wish to visit the school, please telephone Kate Peters on 01277 361498 or email admin@grovehouse.essex.sch.uk and we will be pleased to arrange this. Visits could take up to 1 hour.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 16th January, noon

Interview Date: Monday 21st January

Interviews to be held at Grove House School, Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9DA

* Should the substantive postholder return prior to end of the fixed term contract, the post will cease with one month's notice

Information about the School

Grove House School is a specialist special school which opened in September 2015 for pupils aged 8 to 19. At capacity it will admit 105 pupils with a Statement of Special Educational Needs (or an Education, Health and Care Plan) whose primary issue is a speech, language and communication need (SLCN).

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Miss Lisa Christodoulides
Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 9DA
Telephone: 01277 361498
Email: admin@grovehouse.essex.sch.uk

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