We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant. You will be joining a growing and dynamic team with experienced, supportive and creative members of staff, dedicated to the teaching and learning of all students.
General Professional Responsibilities include:
· To work with teachers and other members of the Learning Support Department to raise the learning and
attainment of pupils with SEND and EAL, whilst also promoting their independence, self-esteem and social inclusion
· To assist pupils so that they can access the curriculum, participate in learning and experience a sense of
achievement and wellbeing
· To assist the SENCo in managing and co-ordinating provision for pupils with SEN and/or EAL.
Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive school situated on the outskirts of St. Albans. The school is a vibrant place of activity, inclusivity and kindness. This environment allows children to flourish and grow in confidence with every passing day.
The school is in a very positive stage of development, endorsed by its recent ‘Good’ Ofsted rating in June 2016. The SEND department has a dynamic position within the school and inclusion is at the heart of its mission statement.
Please contact the Senco, Mrs Frances Martin (firstname.lastname@example.org) for an informal conversation or to arrange a visit.
Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School is committed to safeguarding, actively promoting British values and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We are committed to the development of community cohesion and the prevention of extremism and radicalisation. All applicants will be required to have an Enhanced DBS Check.