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Employer The Westgate School
Salary £16209 - £17,955 pro rata
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Fixed Term
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To start September 2017 

Fixed term contract until August 2018 

Term time only 30 hours per week (8.50am – 3.20pm)  

Grade C £16,209 - £17,955 pro rata  

We are looking for an LSA to support a pupil’s medical (diabetic) and learning support needs in our Lower School; we will provide full training and support for this role. This is an ideal opportunity if you are interested in a route into teaching.  

The successful candidate will: 

• Have obtained Maths and English qualifications to GCSE Grade C or above, or their equivalent 

• Be committed to the highest possible levels of achievement for every pupil 

• Be cheerful, flexible and approachable 

• Show initiative within the role and have good time management skills

 • Be a hard-working team player, able to work closely with colleagues to ensure the best for our pupils

 • Have the patience and the imagination to help and inspire our children with their learning 

• Have a good understanding of child development  

• Excellent communication skills  

We can offer: 

• The chance to be a part of a highly-skilled and friendly team in an ‘all-through’ setting 

• The chance to develop your own specialism within a Learning Support Team in an ‘all-through’ (4-16) setting 

• Opportunities to teach small groups of pupils 

• Training related to medical needs, i.e. Diabetes and Paediatric First Aid  

The Westgate School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to a d Disclosure and barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks.  

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