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Employer The Albany School
Location Hornchurch
Salary APTC 2, point 11
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
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Closing date Applications are closed
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Learning Support Assistant

APTC 2, point 11

38 weeks per year during term time

5 days per week, 8.30am to 3.00pm, inclusive of two 30 minute unpaid breaks

Actual salary £11,591, inclusive of 5.1 paid week's holiday

Fixed Term Contract to 31st August 2018, subject to review


We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team of Learning Support Assistants by working closely with class teachers and the school SENCO to support students to enable learning.

The main focus will be around literacy and numeracy. This can be through in-class support or on a one to one basis, though you will be expected to work with small groups or take on a more general teaching assistant role at times. 

You will need to be flexible and have excellent inter-personal communication skills. You will need to demonstrate competence in supporting students within a learning enviironment to encourage them to achieve and make good progress.

We would welcome your application if you have experience of comparable paid employment in a secondary school setting or hold an NVQ 2 or equiavlent qualification.

Application forms are availagble to download on the school's website www.thealbany.biz and should be returned to Mrs Tyler at jobapplications@thealbany.biz

For more information please visit our website www.thealbany.biz or contact Mrs Hutcheson on 01708 691441 or email ahutcheson@thealbany.biz

Closing date: Monday 25th September 2017

Interview: Thursday 28th September 2017

This is an exciting time to be joining The Albany; we have an innovative curriculum that ensures students experience a wide range of subjects and opportunities in and outside of the classroom, as well as a new pastoral strucure to support our students and their families. We offer excellent training, exciting links with other school partners and opportunities to develop and progress.

This chool is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced Criminal Disclosure. We welcome applicants regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Head Teacher: Ms V Masson

The Albany School is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with registered number 07689886. Registered office: Broadstone Road, Hornchurch, Essex RM12 4AJ

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