Learning Support Assistant, Loughborough

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Beacon AcademyLoughborough

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Start date: 1 October 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Pro rata salary £12,626.16 (AET Salary Grade Scale Points 11 to 13)
Contract term: Fixed Term

Fixed Term until 18/07/2019

Monday-Friday – term-time only (39 weeks) 

At Beacon Academy, consisting of a Nursery, Primary School and 40-place Specialist Provision, we focus on developing a love of learning from ages 2 to 11.  Through a creative, innovative curriculum and use of new ideas and technology, we want our children to develop the knowledge and confidence that will empower them to make their best better.

“The headteacher is ambitious for the school and is striving for Beacon Academy to ‘make its best better’.” – Ofsted Oct 2017

We are looking for enthusiastic, hard-working, flexible and conscientious people who have a passion for working in a school environment. You will be expected to support our TEAM vision and to work in partnership with class teachers to assist pupils with their learning, in line with the national curriculum, codes of practice and school policies & procedures.  You will prepare the classroom and resources ready for children to learn, under the direction of a class teacher but you will be expected to be proactive in ensuring children feel happy, safe and nourished. You must have high values in your own performance and be willing to widen your experiences.  One role works with pupils with specialist needs (SEND) and one role will be a more general role in KS1 and/or KS2.

For further information on this position and to make an application please click 'quick apply' on the TES advert.

As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of the AET academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be offered membership of a Health Cash Plan, Vehicle Affinity Scheme, Cycle2work, Childcare Vouchers and Westfield Rewards.

This position is required as soon as possible. Interviews are scheduled to take place during the week commencing 1st October 2018.

Closing date:  9.00am on Friday 28th September 2018.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

For further information on this position and to make an application please visit: www.academiesenterprisetrust.org/careers 

Each of the academies within the AET is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts.

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AET are currently recruiting for School Direct Placements, please visit our website http://aetnationalteachingschoolalliance.org/ for further details. 

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More about Beacon Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Woodthorpe Road, Shelthorpe, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2NF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1509 212227
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Firstly may I welcome you to Beacon Academy. We are a large primary school on the edge of Loughborough with a MLD Special Provision and Nursery. 

Beacon is a great pl...