For Young Person with Sensory Impairment requiring Braille Support
Situated in the picturesque village of Holyport, close to Windsor, Maidenhead and London, Holyport College is the country’s first state day and boarding free school and has Eton College as its sole education sponsor.
We are looking to appoint an experienced Learning Support Assistant to support pupils with learning difficulties/disabilities in mainstream classes and small groups in order that pupils with SEND achieve their full potential. You will have excellent literacy and numeracy skills including Maths and English GCSE or equivalent, and will be educated to minimum Level 3.
You will be a team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and good IT skills. The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate initiative, flexibility and an ability to work co-operatively with staff and pupils. They will be expected to support pupils, aged 11-18 years of age, who experience a range of learning difficulties.
Specific experience working with VI students, including the use of Braille, and the skills to produce Braille resources, are a requirement of the position.
This post is open to candidates considering either full or part-time hours.
For more information, please visit our website to download an application pack: www.holyportcollege.org.uk
Should you wish to have an informal discussion, please contact Dr Nathan Green, SENCo on 01628 640150 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications should be returned by email to email@example.com
Closing date: Noon, Tuesday 22 January 2019
Interviews: w/c 28 January.
Holyport College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All staff are required to obtain an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.