Learning Support Assistant, Somerset

Closing date:

The Kings of Wessex AcademySomerset
Date posted:
Start date: Required as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Starting salary £11,973. Grade 14 £17,391-£18,672 per annum pro rata
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Maternity Cover Contract

30.80 hours per week, term time only

8.30 am-3.30 pm, Monday-Friday (with 20-minute unpaid break and 30-minute unpaid lunch break)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Learning Support Assistant to join our team in supporting students with a range of needs so that they make excellent academic and personal progress.

Candidates will need to demonstrate the following:

• experience of working with or relating to young people and have a commitment to their education, development, welfare and aspirations – with particular focus on Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND)

• ability to plan, deliver and review interventions, including for students with social & behavioural needs

• ability to support a range of subjects at GCSE level

• ability to respond to changing priorities in a fast moving environment

• good interpersonal, communication and administration skills

Closing date: Tuesday 23 April 2019 – 8.00 am

Interview date: Friday 26 April 2019

To apply for this position, please complete a support staff application form, (which is available on our website), together with a letter of application for the attention of Mr G Ball (Executive Head Teacher). Your letter should be no more than two pages of A4, detailing your experience to date and why you are the best candidate for the position. Completed applications should be returned by post for the attention of the HR department or by email to jobs@kowessex.co.uk

This post requires a criminal background check via the Disclosure Procedure

Job location

More about The Kings of Wessex Academy
Address: Station Road, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3AQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1934 742608