Learning Support Assistant x 2, Doncaster

Closing date:

North Ridge Community SchoolDoncaster

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Grade 5, Scale Point 14 - 17, £11,728 - £12,421 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Required as soon as possible:

30 hours per week, 8.30am - 3.30pm (45 minutes Lunch + 15 minutes Break), term

An opportunity has arisen for the appointment of two Temporary Learning Support Assistants at North Ridge Community School.

The successful applicant will have experience of working in a school environment and will also have:

  • A commitment to working as part of an established team to deliver high quality caring and stimulating learning
  • Minimum relevant NVQ Level 2 or equivalent (or working towards) in special needs/support work in schools
  • Minimum Level 2 Mathematics & English
  • Minimum Level 1 Safeguarding

The successful candidate will join:

  • A well respected and successful special school
  • Enthusiastic and friendly children who are happy, well cared for, feel safe and have a positive attitude to learning
  • A school that offers excellent opportunities for professional development
  • A dedicated and caring staff team who are committed to building on the strengths of the school
  • A warm, friendly and supportive team committed to ensuring all children realise their full potential
  • Supportive governors and parents

Application forms are available at www.doncastercounciljobs.co.uk

North Ridge is a school with currently 124 pupils from across the Doncaster area, all of whom have severe learning difficulties and a statement of special educational needs.

This post involves working with children and therefore, if successful, you will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

North Ridge Community School is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

For more information please visit our website at www.northridge.doncaster.sch.uk .

Visits are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged – please contact Mrs Linda Owen on 01302 720790, or email admin@northridge.doncaster.sch.uk

Closing date: 26th October 2017
Shortlisting date: 7th November 2107
Interview date: 14th November 2017

If you have not heard anything by Friday 10th November 2017 please presume that you have not been selected for interview. Thank you for your interest.

Job location

More about North Ridge Community School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Tenter Balk Lane, Adwick-le-Street, Woodlands, Doncaster, DN6 7EF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1302 720790