Salary: Scale 4 £22,377 to £23,607 (Pro- rata) Actual £19664 to £20745
Employer: The Grove
Contract Term: 36 hours x 40 weeks
Start Date: January 2020
Closing Date: 10 a.m. on Wednesday 11th December 2019
Interviews: Monday 16th December 2019
The Grove School is a brand new special school for young people with autism opened in September 2018 in Haringey as part of the Heartlands Community Trust.
We wish to appoint for January 2020, a Learning Support Assistant who will join our expanding team.
We are looking for someone who has an outstanding track record and ready for an exciting new challenge.
This is a rare opportunity to be involved in the founding of our new school; as a member of our team, you will be part of the development and planning process and work alongside class teachers to deliver a personalised curriculum to our students.
The successful candidate will make an important contribution to the school ethos. Their role will include supporting students on a daily basis, supporting small learning groups, working with staff to ensure an inclusive approach and working collaboratively to support the learning needs of students on the autistic spectrum.
The successful candidate will have:
● Some experience of working with students with additional needs including autism
● A flexible and proactive approach to supporting students
● Ability to communicate well with students, teachers and adults
● Completion, or the readiness to complete, the LSA induction programme
● Some understanding of the issues relating to child development and inclusion
● A commitment to safeguarding children.
For further information please contact our office manager, Lorraine Bellot on 020 3876 6555 or via our email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Application packs can be downloaded from the school website: www.thegroveschool.co.uk
Completed application forms with a covering letter, addressed to The Headteacher, Lucia Santi, should be returned to the email address above by 10 a.m. on Wednesday 11th December 2019. Interviews will take place on Monday 16th December 2019.
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our students. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete an enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population.
Please note if you do not hear from us it is likely your application has not been successful. Kindly note due to the large volume of applications we are unable to provide feedback at the initial stage.