Learning Support Assistant, Bristol

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Bristol Cathedral Choir SchoolBristol

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £13,545.81 - 14,759.77
Contract term: Fixed Term

Bristol Cathedral Choir School

Learning Support Assistants 

CST pay spine points 13 -17 £16,771 - £18,274 pro rata       

Term Time only (0.8077FTE)

Actual salary £13,545.81 - £14,759.77

Required as soon as possible

Fixed term until 31/08/2019 in the first instance

Full time 

Applications are invited from intuitive, enthusiastic and suitably qualified LSAs for this exciting, rewarding and demanding post.  

Bristol Cathedral Choir School (BCCS) is part of the Cathedral Schools Trust and has a reputation built on outstanding academic progress and outcomes.

You will be joining an exceptional team providing support to individual students or small groups who have  special educational needs and/or disability (SEND) and who require additional help understanding or completing tasks and/or in developing their social and emotional intelligence. You will play a vital role, working in partnership with teachers, to ensure that SEND interventions optimise learning opportunities for identified individuals. Additionally you will be assigned as a keyworker to support learners beyond the classroom in their transition through the school community and into adulthood.

We are particularly interested in individuals with experience or knowledge  in one of the  following areas of SEND need ; Dyslexia, Speech and Language, Autism, Mental Health or Literacy and Numeracy support. Starting grade may reflect previous experience

As a growing Trust there is incredible opportunity for professional development. The Trust also offers excellent benefits including:

  • Attractive holiday periods
  • Local Government Pension Scheme 
  • Continuous professional development
  • Bike to work scheme

Further information about the school can be found on our website www.bccs.bristol.sch.uk

Applications should be received by Thursday 20th September 2018.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 25th September 2018.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Bristol Cathedral Choir School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: College Square, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5TS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 117 353 5000
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About Bristol Cathedral Choir School

The Cathedral School was founded in 1140 and refounded in 1542; the older buildings form part of the monastic buildings of St. Augustine's Abbey. BCCS is situated adjacent to the cathedral along Anchor Road. New b...