Learning Support Assistant, Woolwich, England

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Willow Dene SchoolWoolwich, England

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 2 Point 10 (£18,330.00 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Permanent (32.5 hours per week, term time only 39 weeks per year)

Willow Dene is a large special school in Plumstead for children aged 3-16 on two sites. We are a f orward thinking and innovative school that is committed to providing an outstanding education for children with a wide range of learning needs. Willow Dene forms part of the exciting Compass Federation of schools with Deansfield Primary, South Rise Primary,Horn Park Primary, Halstow Primary, Alderwood Primary and Wingfield Primary. This unique partnership provides immense opportunities to develop the quality of provision and outcomes, and the sharing of good practice. We are a research-engaged community and are constantly seeking new and innovative ways of developing teaching for learning.

We are seeking to appoint two learning support assistants. One of which would require BSL Level 2 and above. You will work as a member of a class team as well as part of the wider school team. We provide a safe and healthy environment for our children and you will work under the direction of the Teacher and the Senior Teaching Assistant. You will also be involved in providing intimate care, managing challenging behaviour and actively participating in physical activities such as swimming and PE.

Induction programmes and training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Willow Dene is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils attending the school. As the duties of this post involve regular contact with children, any offer to the successful candidate will be conditional upon an Enhanced Disclosure being obtained via Disclosure and Barring Service.

Further information and application packs are available from the school website:  http://www.willowdene.greenwich.sch.uk

Completed application forms should be emailed to: .uk.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed

Closing date for applications: 17th November 2017 @ 9.00am
Shortlisting Week 20th November 2017
Interviews Week 27th November 2017

Application Contact: Adeola Lawal
Applciation Phone: 0208 921 8977

Application Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=QUxhd2FsLjY1MDQwLjYwNjZAcmJnLmFwbGl0cmFrLmNvbQ

R oyal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.


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More about Willow Dene School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 11 years
Address: Swingate Lane Campus, Swingate Lane, Plumstead, London, SE18 2JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 854 9841
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