Learning Support Assistant

Harlowbury Primary School, Old Harlow

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Job Ref No. ECC2983-59S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 11 to mid point
Position Start Date: 01/10/2018 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 04/09/2018 Midnight Date of Interviews: 11/09/2018 Shortlisting Starts:  06/09/2018

Job Description

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Learning Support Assistant required

Band 2 Points 11-14

Harlowbury Primary School is passionate about inclusion and has an outstanding Speech and Language Centre as part of our school.

Are you a Learning Support Assistant looking for your next role? We are looking for candidates who have experience with pupils who have additional needs and a passion for inclusion. Do you have experience of working with pupils who have Autism, Dyslexia, Social Emotional Mental Health Issues, Speech and Language, Attachment and Challenging Behaviour?

The role would be working alongside the class teacher working with the whole class, small group work, 1:2 or 1:1 situations (follow up/therapy/ pre-teach), depending on the learning, skills and curriculum needs.

We want to ensure all pupils can access the curriculum; that their needs are met and all pupils make progress.

The ideal candidate will have:

- Previous experience supporting pupils with special educational needs
- Have a minimum of 3 months experience working in a classroom setting
- Be flexible & adaptable
- Have experience with Makaton / PECs / Zones of Regulation/ Mindfulness
- Be calm & positive with a supportive approach

What we can offer:

· Enthusiastic children who want to learn

· A strong network of support across the three TMAT schools

· Training and coaching opportunities

· A great team

· A school committed to doing the best for each and every pupil

· A genuine opportunity to make a difference

Closing date 4th September

Interviews 11th September

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

Vicky Early
Watlington Road, Old Harlow
Essex, CM17 0DX
Telephone: 01279 423444
Email: admin@harlowbury.essex.sch.uk

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