We are looking to recruit a Learning Support Assistant to work as a member of the LSA team supporting students across all subjects in groups and or one to one basis.
The successful candidate will be required to assist subject teachers to meet students’ needs by working with individuals or groups of students on a planned basis, pass on information about the student gathered in other contexts to the subject teacher and work with students who have disabilities and/or health issues.
You will act as an extension of the School’s pastoral system by acting as a listening ear and confidante for students and provide general support for students who are re-integrating into school following prolonged absence /change of school /exclusion.
Previous experience as a teaching assistant is preferred. A positive attitude and calm manner with the ability to communicate well with others and demonstrate good organisational skills is essential.
Knowledge and understanding of safeguarding children, the needs of children and child development and the ways in which children learn is essential.
Trinity is a Christian four form entry secondary school based in Sevenoaks and we moved into our new building in September 2016 with years 7-10 c470 students. At full capacity we will have 790-840 students which includes our sixth form opening in 2018. We are also taking an additional 60 Y7 students this coming academic year (2 bulge classes).
To apply please use the Apply now or use the form on the school’s website www.trinitysevenoaks.org.uk and send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. The successful applicant will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure and checks regarding proof of ID, medical clearance and the right to work in the UK.
Closing Date: Friday 21st July 2017
We strongly encourage applicants to visit the school to see our wonderful new surroundings and experience the culture for yourself.
If you would like any further information or an informal discussion please contact Karen Partridge, School Business Manager on 01732 469111 or email email@example.com