Learning Assistant, Felsted, Essex

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Felsted SchoolFelsted, Essex
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Start date: 01 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £14,391.52 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

One-to-One Learning Assistant
Salary £14,391.52 per annum | 37 hours per week | Term-time (34 weeks per year)
One Year Fixed-Term Contract from September 2018

We are advertising for a one-to-one Learning Assistant within our Prep School to support at pupil in Year 3. The role will be working in our second phase: Ffrome Court, which is specifically for Year 3 and 4 students. A real focus in this phase is on personal, social, health and citizenship education, where children are encouraged to become hard working, caring and co-operative Young Felstedians. 

The successful candidate will be supporting the class teacher with an individual child on a one-to-one basis. Other duties may include from time to time preparing materials, supervision of children in the classroom and playground and general classroom tidying up.

Further information and a full job description can be found within the ‘Role Information Pack’.

This role is a fixed-term position from 01 September 2018 until 31 August 2019. The hours of work are Mondays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:15am to 3:45pm and Tuesday from 8:15am to 5:55pm during term-time only (34 weeks per year). Applications are particularly welcome from those who hold a Level 2 or 3 in Maths and English.

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities. 

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked, unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, on-site 'Aroma' by Caffé Nero Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers..

We are rated ‘Excellent in every aspect' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. 

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 30 April 2018.
Interviews will be held week commencing 07 May 2018.

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website www.felsted.org/employment-opps to complete our online application process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

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More about Felsted School
Address: Felsted, Essex, CM6 3LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1371 822600