Learning Support Assistant

St Benedict's Catholic College, Colchester
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Job Ref No. ECC5466-240 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: £12,228.26 to £12,473.05
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 16/04/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: w/c 26th April 2021  

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St Benedict's Catholic College

Learning Support Assistants

Fixed Term to 31st August 2022

We are looking to appoint enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants to join our team of staff that are committed to supporting our pupils with learning difficulties and disabilities.The successful candidates will need to have GCSE qualification grade C/level 5 or above, or equivalent, in English and maths, and the ability to deal with challenging behaviour and to motivate and encourage students. Ideally, they will also have experience in supporting autistic children.

The pay band for the role is Scale 3 (scp 4 to 5), which is £18,933 to £19,312.

The hours of work for the role will be 28 hours per week, Monday to Friday and this will be required term time, plus five staff training days (39 weeks in total).

The actual salary for the role is £12,228.26 to £12,473.05 (under 5 years' service) or £12,393.14 to £12,641.22 (over 5 years' service).

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all young people and expects all staff to share that commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Applications will only be accepted on the college application form (which can be downloaded from our Website) and should be emailed to Mrs Angela Jones HR Administrator at admin@stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk. CVs will not be accepted.

For further details about the role, please contact Mrs Lyndsey Humble SENDCo on 01206 549222 and for further details about the college, please go to our website www.stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk.

The closing date for applications is midday onFriday 16th April 2021 and interviews to be heldw/c 26th April 2021

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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Mrs Angela Jones
Norman Way, Colchester
Essex, CO3 3US
Telephone: 01206 549222
Email: admin@stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk