The Learning Assistant supports the work and ethos of the school, complementing the teachers’ delivery of a PYP curriculum and contributing to the safety and well-being of all students. They will work to support literacy or numeracy, or to extend students with identified needs, under the guidance of the classroom teacher. The Learning Assistant works collaboratively with teaching staff and assists teachers in the planning cycle and management/preparation of resources. They may also occasionally supervise classes during short-term staff absences where appropriate. They provide support for students, the teacher and the school in order to help raise standards of achievement for all students.
The School is unable to offer Tier 2 sponsorship for this role. Please ensure that you already have the legal right to work and reside in the UK.
To apply for this role please complete the application form and return to firstname.lastname@example.org Please note we do not accept CV’s for this role. Further details regarding the role can be found in the candidate brief.
Closing date for applications 27 April 2018
The job holder’s responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young persons for whom they are responsible, or with whom they come into contact, will be to adhere to and ensure compliance with the relevant Cognita Safeguarding: Child Protection Policy and Procedures at all times. If in the course of carrying out the duties of the role, the job holder identifies any instance that a child is suffering or likely to suffer significant harm either at school or at home, they must report any concerns to the School’s Child Protection Officer/Designated Safeguarding Lead or to the Principal, or make a referral directly to the local child protection authorities.