SEN Learning Support Assistant

Southend High School for Boys, Southend-on-Sea

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Job Ref No. ECC8825446-115 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: LGPS Band 2
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 26/07/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

Job Description

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We are looking to appoint a flexible and well-organised LSA to support able pupils who have a variety of challenging needs.

The post will be 20 hours per week, exact working hours still to be determined, term time only. Hours between 8am - 4.30pm. Actual salary £8,296 gross p.a. for 20 hours.

The successful candidate must be able to provide evidence of the following:

· Previous experience or suitable qualification

· Excellent communication skills with both children and adults

· Caring and patient nature coupled with an ability to give calm, firm and measured responses

· An understanding of how social and emotional triggers prompt behaviour responses and how to reduce the impact of these

· An ability to work as part of a team, with initiative and autonomy

The working environment will enable outstanding professional development opportunities.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Full details of the role and department, application form, and our recruitment and retention policy are on our website - www.shsb.org.uk

Information about the School

At Southend High School for Boys, talent is nurtured and learning is valued. Challenge is welcomed, participation is expected and achievement is prized. Pupils are happy, and prosper at the school.

We are an oversubscribed grammar school, complimented on our latest (2015) outstanding OFSTED inspection on all aspects, including our success in promoting good pupil attitudes and behaviour.

As a grammar school, high academic expectations are central to our purpose, and these are sustained through an extensive programme of support and guidance. Pupils develop their confidence and enthusiasm through a wide range of creative, sporting and other endeavours.

Southend High School for Boys stands on a superb site within walking distance of Prittlewell Station and the centre of Southend. Pupils retain fond memories of their years at the school, and stay in contact for many years.

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

Amanda Lane, HR and Payroll Manager
Prittlewell Chase, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS0 0RG
Telephone: 01702 606200
Email: Amanda.lane@shsb.org.uk

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