31 hours per week (38 weeks per annum), Monday to Friday • Term time only
Bourne End Academy is an ambitious school, defined equally by its high academic aspirations as for its warmth and inclusivity. The school provides a good all round education for our students. We have gone through a period of significant and positive change, as our 2017 results show, to ensure the school has a track record of achieving consistently good academic outcomes for all. We are located in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, and situated close to direct transport links into London.
We have vacancies for full-time Learning Support Assistants to work either within the Additionally Resourced Provision (ARP) for pupils with social communication difficulties or as part of our Learning Support Department for students with Special Educational Needs (SEN).
· You will support students in the mainstream classroom as well as supporting / leading small group interventions within the ARP or Learning Support Department
· You will need to be patient, calm and assertive with good empathy skills
· Knowledge and experience of working with students with SEN is desirable though not essential, as is an ability to understand the KS3 and KS4 curriculum
· Ability to support students to access the English and Maths curriculum (up to GCSE) is desirable
Closing date: Noon, Friday 20 July 2018.
Applicants need to complete an application form and send in a covering letter. For full details and an application form, please visit our website www.bea.bucks.sch.uk or contact Lucy Gibbons email@example.com (PA to the Headteacher). Enquiries and informal visits are welcomed.
This position is subject to Enhanced DBS (CRB) Disclosure