Learning Support Assistant, Winchester

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Henry Beaufort SchoolWinchester
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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £11,424 actual salary (£16,905 FTE)
Contract term: Fixed Term

Do you want to be part of a school community on a journey from good to outstanding? 

Do you want to make a difference to outcomes for all students? 

We are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to ensure all our students fulfil their potential. 

This role is supported with an Advanced Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning (Level 2), which would prove hugely beneficial for candidates seeking a future in teaching. 

The post is initially offered on a one year fixed term contract with the possibility of permanency in the future. 

The successful candidate will provide support for students as identified by the Additional Learning Team. Good levels of numeracy and literacy are required (GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths). 

Previous school experience and specialist qualifications are not essential, as it is more important for the successful candidate to show empathy, resilience, initiative, dedication to our students, and a good sense of humour. 

Training and guidance will be provided. 

• 28.5hrs per week term time only plus an additional 5 days to be made up through meetings before/after school (equivalent to 40 weeks per year) 

• Extra additional hours may be available to cover supported home learning club for interested candidates. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful secondary school which is ‘where teachers and leaders at all levels are enthusiastic and ambitious’ (Ofsted 2017). 

If you wish to make an informal enquiry or arrange a visit, please ring Susan McCue, Senior Administration Assistant, on 01962 880073 extension 275 or email susan.mccue@staff.beaufort.hants.sch.uk

Previous applicants need not apply. Please use the application form – CVs will not be accepted. To apply please complete and application form (on the website) and send by email to: recruitment@staff.beaufort.hants.sch.uk or by post to Susan McCue, Senior Administration Assistant, The Henry Beaufort School, East Woodhay Road, Harestock, Winchester, SO22 6JJ. 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

The Henry Beaufort School has a purpose built nursery, Henry’s Kindergarten, set within the school grounds. Staff at The Henry Beaufort School are given priority at Henry’s and benefit from a 10% discount.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

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More about Henry Beaufort School
Address: East Woodhay Road, Harestock, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 6JJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1962 880073