Learning Support Assistant, Wakefield

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Crofton AcademyWakefield
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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £10,564 starting salary
Contract term: Fixed Term

Learning Support Assistant

26.5 hours per week - Term Time only

Grade 4 (actual starting salary £10,564)

2 x Temporary contracts (January  - April) & (January - July)

Please note that whilst these positions are currently temporary, due to school need there is a possibility that these posts may be extended or made permanent in future. 

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and flexible individual to join a team who provide learning support to pupils with Special Educational Needs.

The successful candidate will hold, or be willing to study for, an S.E.N Level 2 or 3 qualification and have; 

- The ability to relate well with children and adults

- Good numeracy/literacy skills 

- A good understanding of child development and learning

- Experience of working or caring for children 

- Up to date knowledge of child protection

We are able to offer staff a secure, supportive environment with continuous professional development. If you have the vision and drive for excellence and want to join an Academy where relationships for learning are fundamental to their continued success we would be delighted to hear from you.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

Headteacher: Mr Peter Walker.

All relevant academy information, job description, and application forms can be downloaded from the school website at www.croftonacademy.org.uk. For further enquiries, please contact Kim Hinchcliffe or Louise Stirk at recruitment@croftonacademy.org.uk.

The closing date for fully completed applications is 12 noon on Monday 17th December 2018.

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More about Crofton Academy
Address: High Street, Crofton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 1NF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 862985