Job details

Job details
Employer Abbotsfield School
Location Hillingdon
Salary £17,961 - £18,051 (pro rata £11,681 - £11,740 per annum)
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts 4 September 2017

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

One year fixed term contract

Are you passionate about helping young people fulfil their potential? Do you want to work in a supportive and rewarding environment? Abbotsfield School requires a Learning Support Assistant to join our Inclusion team. The post is to commence in September 2017.

This is a very exciting time to join our community as we are about to move into our new building with state of the art facilities for learning, as well as becoming a co-educational school.  As part of this project, the Learning Support department is expanding to meet our commitments as a truly inclusive school that embraces all aspects of comprehensive education. The curriculum is well balanced and reflects the needs of students and the local community in that we cater for the academic and the vocational.

The successful candidate will be patient, reliable and sensitive to the needs of our pupils. He/she will show an enthusiasm and commitment to supporting learning across the curriculum. A good sense of humour and an ability to work as part of a close-knit team is essential. There are clear progression routes and training opportunities for the right applicant. 

The role will involve supporting students both in class and through interventions this will be individually and in small groups.

Start date:  4 September 2017

Weekly hours:  27.5 per week 

Working hours: 39 weeks per year (term time only + 5 training days) Salary:  SCP 6-8  £17,961 - £18,051

(Pro rata Point 6 Scale £11,681 - £11,740 per annum)

Contact Candice Powton (PA to Headteacher) cpowton@abbotsfield.org for an application form and job description or alternatively visit our website at www.abbotsfield.hillingdon.sch.uk 

Abbotsfield is fully committed to Safeguarding and an enhanced DBS disclosure is an essential requirement for all posts at the school.

Closing date: 7 July 2017

Interview date: 13 July 2017 

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