SEND Learning Support Assistant: The Base (specialist autism provision), Leicestershire

Closing date:

Rawlins AcademyLeicestershire
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 5, Point 9 - actual salary £11,746 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Rawlins – inspiring learning for life

Rawlins is a good school with an outstanding sixth form

SEND Learning Support Assistant: The Base (specialist autism provision)

To commence: As soon as possible

Grade 5, Point 9. Actual salary £11,746 per annum

30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time plus 1 week)

We are seeking a learning support assistant to join our flourishing academy in The Base (specialist autism provision). This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dedicated team, setting up a new provision for students on the autism spectrum. Experience of working with young people on the autism spectrum in an educational setting is desirable

Rawlins is an oversubscribed school with 1580 students on roll, including 370 in post 16, 50 students in Skills for Learning, which provides students with moderate learning difficulties a special school experience within a mainstream environment, and 8 students in The Base, a specialist provision for students with high functioning autism. We pride ourselves on being a beacon of inclusion. Our aim is to give our students the best experience of school life, allowing our students to find their talents and their passions through a broad and balanced curriculum but we can’t do this without dedicated, energetic and passionate teachers who put the students at the heart of everything they do. 

Closing date Monday 22 October 2018 at 12 noon.

Our motto at Rawlins is “Inspiring learning for life”. We don’t just want our students to pass exams, we want them to be curious about learning, to relish a challenge and to have the confidence and resilience to overcome any obstacles in their way. Our core purpose is summed up in “The Rawlins Way”:

The Rawlins Way
We respect and care for each other
We work hard to learn and to achieve
We face challenges positively together

Further details and an application form are available from the Rawlins website (About us/vacancies). Applications will only be accepted on the form provided.  CVs or other forms of application will not be considered. 

Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check

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