Learning Support Assistant, Cranbrook, Kent

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Cranbrook SchoolCranbrook, Kent

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Start date: 03.09.18
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £7858
Contract term: Temporary

Learning Support Assistant

We are looking to recruit a Learning Support Assistant (LSA), who will support the teaching and learning for a pupil with a hearing impairment. The candidate will ideally need to have a good understanding and relevant experience of working with pupils with special educational needs.  As an LSA you will be committed to inclusive education by helping the student access the curriculum, participate in the wider life of the school and reach their potential. We are looking to appoint an assistant with good literacy, numeracy and communication skills as well as resilience, initiative, flexibility, a sense of humour and the ability to relate to children.

Flexible hours: (25 hrs per week) within the school day to be agreed. Salary: Grade A7 £15,107 per annum, £7.83 per hour, £7,858 pro rata. The position will end when the relevant student leaves the school or if the student is no longer entitled to additional support. The hours may also be reduced, should the pupil require less support. This position is term time only, plus 1 week of Inset Days.

Please refer to the school’s website www.cranbrookschool.co.uk  for further information.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact Delyth Davies on 01580 711848.

Closing date : Friday 20th July 2018 Interviews to be held shortly afterwards  

An entitlement to join the Kent County Council Local Government Pension Scheme is applicable.

Cranbrook School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff appointed will be required to pass an enhanced DBS check before commencing employment.

Cranbrook School welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Cranbrook School has a no smoking policy.

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More about Cranbrook School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Waterloo Road, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1580 711800
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