Learning Support Assistant - SEND

Long Ridings Primary School, Brentwood

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Job Ref No. ECC2588-32 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 to mid
Position Start Date: 03/09/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 14/06/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: 27 June 2019  

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Our happy, successful and caring school is looking for an LSA to support a named child going into year 4 who was recently granted an EHCP.

20 hours per week - (4 hours per day /five days per week). Mornings and lunchtimes. Term-time only.

You will need patience and a sympathetic, nurturing personality to support significant learning difficulties in all areas as the child functions approximately 4 years below chronological age.

You will generally follow a bespoke curriculum in literacy and numeracy to achieve an appropriate level of challenge. This will be guided by the SENCO and class teacher, but your own ideas and input will be invaluable.

Prior experience with dyslexic learners beneficial.

The ability to provide strong, nurturing yet firm rapport is essential.

You will also support in understanding social situations and in unstructured times such as lunchtime.

Information about the School

Long Ridings is a popular and thriving two-form entry primary school with 414 pupils. We serve a mixed socio-economic area of Hutton and Shenfield, near Brentwood. Our last Ofsted inspection was in March 2019: rated Good. We are closely involved in Teacher Training as part of the Essex and Thames SCITT. We also play a key role in local CPD for Brentwood Schools, hosting training days for visiting teachers and LSAs. We are part of the Brentwood Collaborative Partnership. The school is well-resourced with large grounds. We are committed to a thematic curriculum and have specialist support for P.E.

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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Contact Information

Wayne Harris
Long Ridings Avenue
Hutton, Brentwood
Essex, CM13 1DU
Telephone: 01277 222488
Email: admin@longridings.essex.sch.uk

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