Learning Support Assistant, Bristol

Closing date:

Colston's SchoolBristol
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,000 -£18,000 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

Colston’s is a thriving co-educational day school on the outskirts of Bristol. The Upper School occupies a glorious thirty acre campus and has all of its facilities on-site. We are easily accessible from the motorway network and with approximately 750 students aged from 3 to 18. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and skilled Learning Support Assistant to join our successful secondary school Learning Support Team and contribute to the wider life of this busy holistic school community.

We are seeking to appoint, as soon as possible, an outstanding Learning Support Assistant to support pupils with SEND or EAL.

We would welcome applications from candidates with specialist knowledge and experience in supporting students with Special Educational Needs and/or English as an Additional Language or a graduate wishing to take their first steps into a career in education. You must be highly organised, with strong time management and IT skills.

This Learning Support Assistant will support students individually, in small groups and in class so that they are able to access the school curriculum to the best of their ability in order to reach their potential.

The salary range for this position is between £16,000 and £18,00 per annum depending upon qualifications and experience. The normal working hours for this position are 37.5 hours per week for all of school term time including inset days (normally 35 weeks per year). Benefits include free lunches during term time, free on-site parking and use of the school’s gym facilities. The school also offers a discount on school fees for staff at the school.

To download an application form and apply for this position, please click on the ' quick apply' button below.

Closing date for applications:  9th December 2018

Interviews will take place week commencing 10th December 2018

Colston’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Job location

More about Colston's School
Address: Bell Hill, Stapleton, Bristol, BS16 1BJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 117 9655207