Learning Support Assistant, Purley

Closing date:New this week

Riddlesdown CollegiatePurley

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £13,328 - £14,095 Pro-rata, term time only
Contract term: Permanent

Learning Support Assistant

Required as soon as possible

TCT Scale S9 – S15  £19,755 – £20,136 pa (£13,828 - £14,095 Pro-rata, term time only)

We are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to join a close knit team of support staff to provide a wide range of intervention and support for our students with Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SENd).

Applicants should have

• An understanding of the additional needs of students with special needs

• warmth and resilience

• efficiency, creativity and empathy

• excellent communication skills 

• an understanding of behaviour as communication

• the ability to work as part of a wider team

Riddlesdown Collegiate is part of The Collegiate Trust and is an outstanding academy with:

-a successful “small schools model”

-traditional values and forward-looking approaches

-high standards of achievement at every Key Stage

-a strong commitment to the professional learning of all staff

-a very good reputation with and strong support from parents and the community

-a relentless focus on continuous improvement

Riddlesdown is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. An appointment will be dependent upon further health, medical and attendance checks.

Full details and an online application form are available on our website. Please click on the Vacancies link. Applications should be submitted by Thursday 26th September - 9.00 am

More about Riddlesdown Collegiate
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Honister Heights, Purley, Surrey, CR8 1EX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8668 5136
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