SEN Learning Support Assistant 1:1

St James' CofE Primary School and Nursery, Colchester

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Job Ref No. ECC2149-81S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 to Mid Point
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 08/01/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 16.01.2020  

Job Description

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We are looking to employ a qualified Learning Support Assistant, to work specifically with a KS1 child. This will be a 1 to 1 post.

Hours: 29.5hrs per week, 8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. Mon - Thur & 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Friday

Weeks per year:39

You will need to be:

· Educated to GCSE A-C or above in English and Maths and a relevant Learning support assistant training qualification.

· Positive, smart appearance, excellent communication skills and motivated to encourage pupils to achieve to the best of their ability.

· Have experience of working with a pupil 1 to 1.

You will be expected to:

· take some responsibility for the progress of identified pupils

· help create a positive learning environment

· motivate pupils

· undertake specialist SEND training as required

· keep up to date with changes and developments in Education relevant to the role of LSA

· carry out lunch time duties

· work with class teachers to ensure progress

· have experience of working with pupils who have ASD

Visits to the school are encouraged prior to an application being made, as this can provide potential candidates with a clearer understanding of what the job entails.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children. We expect our staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory health, DBS check and references.

Please contact the school office for an application pack or to arrange a visit.

Information about the School

Our Christian school has a strong ethos to ensure pupils achieve. The school has a supportive staff team who are committed to improving learning outcomes for pupils.

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

Belynda Fellows
Guildford Road, Colchester
Essex, CO1 2RA
Telephone: 01206 865747

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