Learning Support Assistant (SEN/EAL) - 26 hours per week, term time
Grade 5, currently £19554 - £19945 pro-rata (actual salary £11416), plus Crawley Allowance
Required: April 2020
Ifield Community College is looking to appoint a part time Learning Support Assistant to work with teachers as part of a professional team to support teaching and learning for SEN and EAL pupils within a classroom environment. Providing specialist assistance to pupils who need particular help to overcome barriers to learning, such as those with moderate, severe, profound and multiple difficulties and /or behavioural, social, communication, sensory or physical disabilities.
The successful candidate will have experience of working with individuals or small groups of SEN / EAL students and will have knowledge of behaviour training techniques, developing and delivering learning activities for pupils with additional SEN / EAL needs. You should also have Level 3 National Qualifications, a good standard of numeracy, literacy and ICT skills and have experience of planning and developing learning activities that respond to the needs of individual students. Experience of using bespoke computerised student data recording software is desirable, but not essential as training will be given.
We have recently been judged as ‘Good’ by Ofsted and have excellent facilities in a state of the art building, which is situated in a pleasant location only 30 minutes to both Croydon & Brighton, by rail or car.
Closing date: 12 Noon, Friday 21st February 2020, with expected interview date: w/c 24th February/2nd March 2020
Please contact Mrs D Williams, HR & Student Services Manager, for further details and an application form, or download them from our website. Tel 01293 420500 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A supportive induction programme is provided for all new staff. The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant must have, or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure, and satisfactory references. The College is an equal opportunities employer.