Learning Support Assistant

Brent Knoll SchoolLondon

We are looking for highly motivated, enthusiastic and energetic people to work as learning support staff across the school. Learning Support Assistants are a vital element in our learning teams and support the work of class teachers in all aspects of classroom management.

This is a part time position for 33 hours per week (5 days per week) and term time only (39 weeks per year).

Brent Knoll is an all age (4 – 16 years) special school for children with a range of special educational needs. The majority of pupils have social and communication difficulties including autism. In September 2015 the school moved to a brand new purpose built building with outstanding facilities which have provided new and exciting opportunities for enriching the curriculum and learning.

Staff at Brent Knoll School benefit from an excellent team ethos. We encourage all staff to be active in their professional development and a comprehensive package of induction will be provided along with the opportunity to further develop skills and knowledge through training. We are committed to the well being of all our staff and offer a programme of activities  in support of this.

At Brent Knoll we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to the completion of an enhanced DBS check and receipt of satisfactory references.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Salary – SC4N spine points 8 to 10  (London Borough of Lewisham)

£24,717 p.a. to £25,614 p.a. (this is the full time, all year round salary which will be PRO RATA for term time only, 33 hours per week, 39 weeks per year)

To apply for the role please click on the 'Apply Now' button and follow the instructions.  The Application Form and the Safer Recruitment Forms must both be completed and returned to hr@brentknollschool.co.uk  or by post to Brent Knoll School, Perry Rise, London SE23 2QU

We are unable to show applicants around the school due to COVID 19 restrictions but you can find out more about our school by visiting the website at  www.brentknollschool.co.uk where you can also view the virtual tour.

CVs are NOT accepted

Closing date for applications - Friday 17th September 2021

Shortlisting - Week commencing 20th September 2021

Interviews - To be held week commencing 27th September 2021

(please note - interview dates can be subject to change)

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