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Dyslexia Specialist Learning Support Assistant

Babington House SchoolBromley

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and qualified, Dyslexia Specialist Learning Support Assistant to join our highly successful School on a full or part-time, term time basis, starting in September 2021.

The boys and girls who come to Babington House School receive a first-class education and enjoy coming to school. With a school roll of just over 430, every pupil from 3 to 18 years old is able to make the most of our bespoke approach to education, grow in confidence and maturity and make close friendships. Our school offers a nurturing yet academically challenging environment for our pupils, of which the successful candidate will be expected to foster.

The successful candidate will join a friendly and supportive Learning Support Team and be able to offer dyslexia support across the whole School. You will have a dyslexia qualification, with level 7 being desirable and level 5 essential. You will be able to assess students using a range of assessment tools, you will be able to identify areas of concern, plan and deliver structured lessons ensuring progress of your students. You will be able to write reports for parents and outside agencies. 

Babington House is a forward-thinking school, striving to continually improve our education and environment for our students and staff. 

You will be committed and enthusiastic, with a passion for supporting children’s education and development. You will ensure our pupils are cared for in a happy, safe and stimulating environment. As a member of staff, you will be valued and supported; in return we are looking for individuals, who are caring, patient, punctual and reliable.

Full-time hours of work will be Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.00pm. Term-time only. Part-time hours can be discussed at interview.

A minimum of level 5 dyslexia qualification is required for this post and it is essential to have experience of supporting children in a School setting.

For further details about this post, please visit our website: or email: 

To apply, please email your completed application form to: 

Please note that CVs are not accepted unless accompanied by an Application Form.

Closing date: 9.00am on Thursday, 20th May 2021.

Interview date: Wednesday, 26th May 2021.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

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