Learning Support Assistant (ASD Experience), Greenwich

Closing date:

Newhaven SchoolGreenwich

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £20,007-£20,472 FTE inc. LWA [pro rata £16,508-£16,892 approx.) 33½ hours per week, 39 weeks per year TTO
Contract term: Permanent

Vacancies – Learning Support Assistants – Newhaven King’s Park Campus

Job title: Learning Support Assistant - KS3/KS4/KS5

Location:   Eltham, Royal Borough of Greenwich

Salary:  APT&C Scale 3 (£18,657 - £19,623 FTE) 

(actual salary £15,485 – £16,287 approx.)

33½ hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Contract type  Permanent - Term Time Only

Closing Date:  Monday 26/11/2018

Interviews:   Week commencing 3/12/2018

Start date:  January 2019

We are seeking to appoint Learning Support Assistants to work in this exciting new school for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and mental health needs. You will join a new team, developing a new school in a newly refurbished building with the aim of supporting our students to get the best possible outcomes and opportunities to move forward with their lives. In this interesting and rewarding setting, you will need resilience and emotional maturity and a genuine passion for helping young people.

We are looking for:

  • Qualifications to level 2 in maths and English.
  • An interest and maybe experience in the arts, media or ICT.
  • Experience of working with young people possibly with ASD
  • A willingness to learn and work as a key member of a small team
  • A person with resilience and a good sense of humour

Details of the new provision are detailed in the overview in the ‘Vacancies’ section on our website.

If you feel you have something to offer and are excited at the prospect of working with us then please take a look at our application details and how to apply on Vacancies (www.newhavenschool.co.uk) and also look for King’s Park in the ‘school’ drop down menu. Please phone Jon Kelly (Head of Campus) if you wish to visit or discuss further details about the post.

Applications (CVs are not acceptable) are to be sent to recruitment@newhaven.greenwich.sch.uk

Newhaven is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced with Barred List check through the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) plus additional pre-employment checks. 

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More about Newhaven School
Type: Pupil Referral Unit(PRU)
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Gardens Site, Newhaven Gardens, Eltham, Greenwich, London, SE9 6HR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8859 3114
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