For Full time: 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 vacancies for full-time Learning Support Assistants to work within the Learning Support Department for students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) or within our ARP (Additionally Resourced Provision) for students with ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder).
· 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, Friday 30 June 2017
Contact Lucy Gibbons (PA to Headteacher) for an application form, job description or for more information on firstname.lastname@example.org.
The documents are also available on our website: www.bea.bucks.sch.uk Please send in completed application forms and application letter to Lucy Gibbons by the closing date. Enquiries and informal visits are welcomed.
Bourne End Academy is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this. A clear enhanced DBS is required.