Student Support Assistant, Kettering, Northamptonshire

Closing date:

Southfield School for GirlsKettering, Northamptonshire
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,363 - £17,107 (£8.48-£8.87 per hour) pro rata
Contract term: Permanent


Number on roll 1048 (11-18)



35 hours per week

Monday to Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm

including 30 minutes’ unpaid lunch break each day

38 weeks per year in term time plus 2 training days

Salary range, point 14 – 16 on Southfield Scale

£16,363 - £17,107 (£8.48-£8.87 per hour) pro rata.

We are seeking to recruit a Student Support Assistant as soon as possible.  This post is to address the needs of students who require particular help to overcome barriers to learning including behaviour and attendance. 

You should have experience of working in a school setting and be passionate about working with the more challenging students and their parents/carers to achieve the best possible outcomes.

You should be able to communicate effectively and deal with students, parents and colleagues sensitively and confidentially. 

Closing date for the post is Wednesday 22 May 2019 at 9.00 am.

Interviews will be held on Friday 24 May 2019.

Further details and an application pack are available on our website  Please apply in writing, not more than one side of A4, with your application form. 

Applications should be sent to Caroline Collings, PA to the Headteacher.

Southfield School

Lewis Road



NN15 6HE

t:  01536 513063 


Southfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.  The school is committed to Equal Opportunities in Employment. 

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