Learning Support Assistant, Effingham, Surrey

Closing date:

Howard of Effingham SchoolEffingham, Surrey
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Start date: September
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £16,406 – £18,580 pa, pro rata (£19,245 – £21,796 pa, FTE)
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Howard of Effingham School for a Learning Support Assistant. 

The postholder will support the teacher in their responsibility for the development and education of young people: assisting with the planning, preparation and development of work programmes for individuals and groups of students and prepares resources to support learning activities; monitoring and evaluating student progress and reporting this to the class teacher. In addition, they will be directed to complete activities within the Inclusion department to support young people.

The successful candidate must: be able to plan learning activities to support students; be able to plan and organise their own work schedule with the ability to prioritise; be able to undertake administrative tasks; have excellent written and oral communication skills.  

Post holders who do not have GCSE Maths and English Grade A – C or an equivalent stand-alone qualification at NVQ Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy, will be encouraged to study and gain the Adult Skills qualifications in Literacy and Numeracy at NVQ Level 2.

THPT can offer: 

An opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation

Excellent benefit package to include childcare vouchers, Cycle to Work, Sainsbury’s Loyalty Discount and access to discount schemes

Local Government Pension Scheme

Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty and Service Awards.

Closing date: Wednesday 18 July 2018

Interviews will take place by Friday 20 July 2018 and maybe earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

The Howard Partnership Trust is school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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