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Job Ref No. ECC5466-301S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: £12,442.04 - £12,862.47
Position Start Date: 01/10/2022 Contract Type: Full-time/Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 12/09/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: W/C 19th September 2022  

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Learning Support Assistants

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. We are recruiting for more than 1 post so welcome applications from staff currently working with primary, secondary or no previous experience in a school.

The pay band for the role is Scale 3 (scp 4 to 5), which is £19,264 to £19,650.

The hours of work for the role will be 28 hours per week, Monday to Friday (08:55 am to 15.30 pm) and this will be required term time, plus five staff training days (39 weeks in total).

The actual salary for the role is £12,442.04 to £12,691.35 (under 5 years' service) or £12,609.80 to £12,862.47 (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 Lisa Luaces-Fernandez HR Administrator at CVs will not be accepted.

For further details about the role, please contact Mrs Kate Williams PA to SENDCo on 01206 549222 and for further details about the college, please go to our website

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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Chris Brown
Norman Way, Colchester
Essex, CO3 3US
Telephone: 01206 549222

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