We are seeking to recruit a part time Learning Support Assistant to work two days a week (8.30 am to 3.45 pm) to assist pupils with specific learning challenges to maximise their learning potential. The role will see the newly appointed member of staff work with a range of pupils in EYFS, KS1 and KS2, supporting children with their development, including support with phonics, reading intervention, numeracy skills, organisation and social skills, depending on need. The Learning Support Department consists of the SENCo, 3 Learning Support Teachers and 1 Learning Support Assistant. It is well resourced with break out areas around the school to use for 1:1 and group sessions.
The successful candidate will need to have the ability to work in a team, have a good sense of humour, and will maintain excellent working relationships with colleagues. Our aim is to develop independent, lifelong learners who are well prepared for their next stage of learning and we are seeking someone who shares our aims.
The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a school environment with children aged from 4 to 11 years. An NVQ3 qualification or equivalent for working in an educational setting would be desirable.
A full job description and person specification, along with details about how to apply, can be found in the Candidate Information Pack.
Closing date for applications is 8.00 am, Monday 11 November with interviews taking place later in the week.