Burnham Grammar School
LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT
SALARY: Bucks Pay Grade 2, £19,077 - £21,428 FTE
(salary pro rata for term time only)
33 Hours per week
Temporary Contract – 1 year
Required for January 2020
We are seeking to appoint a caring; enthusiastic and pro-active person to provide support to a number of students with special educational needs.
The role will involve classroom support. The ability to empathise with students and understand their needs is essential. This is a busy and varied role; the ideal person will have excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a friendly and supportive team.
Candidates should have experience of working in a school environment; experience with autistic students would be advantageous. Candidates should have a good standard of education, with a grade C or above in GCSE (or equivalent) English and Maths.
The position is term-time only. Working hours will be 8:30am to 4pm on Mondays and 8:30am to 3:30pm Tuesday to Friday.
The role is offered as a temporary contract, term-time only. Some time may be spent covering lessons for absent staff when not needed in the SEN department.
Burnham Grammar School holds the Gold IIP Award & IIP Champion reflects personalised and nationally recognised CPD.
Closing date for applications: 10 am Monday 25 November 2019
Interviews: w/c Monday 2 December 2019
Please download an application form from our website or telephone the school for more information: 01628 604812. Applications should be sent to Mrs A Pankhania by email or post. Please note we do not accept CVs.
Post to: Burnham Grammar School,
Hogfair Lane, Burnham, Bucks. SL1 7HG
Just west of London, near Windsor & Maidenhead & convenient to the M40, M4 & M25.
Burnham station (mainline Paddington & Crossrail) is a short walk from the school.
Headteacher: Dr A Gillespie
We encourage applications from the right candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief or race
Burnham Grammar School as part of the Beeches Learning Development Trust is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of its students & staff & expects all staff & volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.