Learning Support Assistant
Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy
Hours: 22.5 hours per week, term time only
Pay Scale: Band 2 Actual Starting Salary £8,741.
No on roll: 821 (including VI Form)
Ofsted rating: Good (March 2018)
Diocesan Inspection: Outstanding (March 2016)
Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Learning Support Assistant to join our passionate, dedicated and successful Inclusion team to support our students with special educational needs/disabilities and to help them to achieve the highest standard of education possible. Applicants must have a strong understanding of issues that such students may encounter and understand the importance of the Inclusion function within school. The successful applicant will hold high expectations of all students and will be committed to providing support to assist pupils in overcoming barriers to learning and encourage raised educational achievement.
Applicants must have obtained at least GCSE qualifications or equivalent with a minimum Grade C or equivalent in English and Maths and will ideally have experience of working with young people aged 11 – 19.
We are proud to offer our staff the following benefits;
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Discounted Childcare vouchers
- Opportunity for continuous professional development
- Experience in a welcoming ‘good’ rated school
- A caring and supportive working environment
Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy values equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.
All applications must be received by Human Resources by 9am Friday 2nd November 2018.
Should you have any queries with regard to this vacancy please contact Human Resources on 0115 9824281 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org