31 hours per week (38 weeks per annum), Monday to Friday • Term time only
Bourne End Academy is an ambitious school which is defined equally by its high academic aspirations and its warmth and inclusivity. The school provides a good all round education for our students. We have gone through a period of significant and positive change, as our 2016 results show, to ensure the school has a track record of achieving consistently good academic outcomes for all. We are located in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, and situated close to direct transport links into London.
We have a vacancy for a full-time Learning Support Assistant to work within the Learning Support Department for students with Special Educational Needs (SEN). Someone with experience with Visual Impairment would be desirable.
· You will support students in the mainstream classroom as well as supporting / leading small group interventions within the Learning Support Department
· You will need to be patient, calm and assertive with good empathy skills
· Knowledge and experience of working with students with SEN is desirable though not essential, as is an ability to understand the KS3 and KS4 curriculum
· Ability to support students to access the English and Maths curriculum (up to GCSE) is desirable
Closing date: Noon, Monday 19 March 2018.
Applicants need to complete an application form and send in a covering letter. For full details and an application form, please visit our website www.bea.bucks.sch.uk or contact Lucy Gibbons email@example.com (PA to the Headteacher). Enquiries and informal visits are welcomed.
This position is subject to Enhanced DBS (CRB) Disclosure