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Learning Support Assistant
Scale 3 Points 4 - 5 (Actual salary £12,693 - £12,947, per annum)
39 Working Weeks per annum - 30 hours per week
One year fixed term contract
"A good school where all leaders and managers have high ambitions for the students, ensuring every student has the opportunity to achieve as well as they can" - Ofsted 2015.
One of the most improved schools in Essex and Nationally with Positive Progress 8 scores.
We are seeking to appoint several Learning Support Assistants to support students within our SEN provision. The post will involve either working for the majority of the time in one curriculum area, allowing for the development of subject knowledge and to allow planning for lessons in collaboration with teaching staff or a part of the Learning Support team deployed across the school based on student needs. You will work as part of a dedicated, close knit enthusiastic team delivering both in-class support and small group work to children with both learning and emotional and behavioural difficulties.
Experience of working in a school or with young people would be an advantage. Candidates should be educated to GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths. Graduates are encouraged to apply.
The position is term time only plus five non-student days (39 weeks) for 30 hours per week with an additional holiday allowance of 5.3 weeks per year. The salary is within the range Scale 3
Points 4 - 5 of the LGS pay scale. The actual starting salary is £12,693 per annum. (Point 4) depending on experience.
Contracts linked to student funding are reviewed annually and this is initially a one year fixed term appointment. The role offers an excellent opportunity for those considering entering the teaching profession to gain valuable experience to support future applications.
To discuss the role further please contact the school and the SENCO or a member of the Senior Leadership Team will contact you as soon as possible.
Closing date: Monday 20th September 2021 at Midday
Further details and an application form are available from the school.
e : email@example.com or t : school office on: 01787 472481
Completed applications should be sent to Mrs Downes at the school - firstname.lastname@example.org
This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful, an enhanced DBS check would be sought. The Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups.