Learning Support Assistant - English
Due to the successful internal appointment of our current English LSA to a teacher training programme, we now have the following vacancy and welcome applications from prospective new staff prepared to share in the experience of school improvement:
Have you finished 6th Form/University and are thinking of a career in teaching or education?
Are you considering a gap year to gain experience in working with young people to help you embark on the next steps of your career?
Or are you currently an LSA or wanting to become an LSA and specialise in English?
Have you got grade B or equivalent in English at GCSE?
Have you got grade C or equivalent in Maths at GCSE?
Learning Support Assistant Level 3
32 hours per week, term time only
Salary Scale Point: 16-19 (dependent on experience)
FTE: £17,419-£18,746 (this will be pro-rated in line with Academy terms & conditions)
We are looking for an individual who will be proactive, well organised, a team player and have good classroom management. The successful candidate will support the raising of standards and progress in English.
Main responsibilities in English will include:
- Teaching Year 9 & 10 intervention groups working towards Level 4/5 (Grade C/B legacy) at GCSE level
- Planning and designing appropriate resources
- Supporting individuals requiring support to meet targets
- Working with the English department to improve outcomes for students
Previous experience of working in a KS2, 3 or 4 school environment is desirable but not essential.
This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in an academy that has 21st century facilities, and will improve the lives of future generations of students and the community in Bournemouth.
We are proud of our unique Christian ethos and links with the local church communities. We welcome applications from prospective new staff prepared to share in the experience of school improvement.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be undertaken of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.
For further information please contact Francesca Welsh,HR at The Bishop of Winchester Academy, Mallard Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9PW,
01202 512697 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 17th June 2018
Interviews will be as close to the closing date as possible.