Learning Support Assistant, Brent

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Kingsbury High SchoolBrent

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: NJC Scale Scale 3 -Full Time salary £18,632 paid pro rata for 36 hours/39 weeks - Actual salary £16,410
Contract term: Permanent

Are you enthusiastic, adaptable and a good team player with a real belief in the ability of young people to overcome barriers?

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join the Total Communication Resources department at Kingsbury High School, whose work is to promote full and independent access to the curriculum for students who have a hearing loss and need the use of sign language. You will provide in-class support to subject teachers in a variety of settings including one to one support.  

A Stage II BSL certificate is required training for this role.

What experience do I need?

· You will have experience of working with children or young people with a variety of learning and medical needs.

· You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be confident in using computers.

· You must have good communication, literacy and numeracy skills and be flexible in your approach. 

· You must have the ability to relate to young people. 

· A suitable qualification and/or experience is desirable.

The appointee will be required to complete a six-month period of probation.

To apply: Please email khsvacancies@kingsburyhigh.org.uk for an application pack

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and the appointment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical and an enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Kingsbury High is a converter Academy committed to national terms and conditions for teaching staff, local NJC terms for support staff and, as an Equal Opportunities employer, welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

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More about Kingsbury High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Princes Avenue, Kingsbury, London, NW9 9JR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 206 3000
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Kingsbury High School has seen many changes since its foundation as a small selective fee paying school of some 71 pupils and eight teachers in 1925. The School progressed and successfully evolved throughout the 20th century, retaining a distinct ide...