14th September 2020
Associate 2 - £15,399 (actual)
Are you looking to gain classroom experience as a Learning Support Assistant position in a growing secondary school? Your opportunity Merstham Park School is looking to appoint an ...
At Merstham Park, our ethos is simple - igniting a passion for learning. We are proud to be a values driven school which encourages its students to embrace these values in all that they do. This approach provides all students with the opportunity to exceed beyond their potential. We have a team of passionate staff who are committed to providing our students with the very best educational experience. We recognise the importance of academic success whilst embracing our wider role in preparing our students for their adult life beyond the formal examined curriculum.
It is our mission to ensure that 'everyone at Merstham Park makes a difference' to the future life chances of the young people who join our family.
We endeavour to:
Merstham Park School is a new 6FE (900 pupil) Secondary Free School (aged 11-16) and is part of the GLF family of schools. In September 2018, the school opened in temporary accommodation on the site with one year group. With a vision for 'igniting a passion for learning' the school aims to encourage every single student to succeed. This will be achieved through the delivery of a curriculum that supports the needs of the community and that focuses on the development of both locally and globally focused enterprise, and skill in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). The intention is for the school to be part of the local community through the shared use of facilities in the state of the art new build facilities. This will include both leisure and business-type functions, which will allow the community to benefit from the scheme.
The welfare of our staff is of the utmost importance. The list below details some examples of how we support the wellbeing of all of our colleagues.
GLF Schools is a Multi-Academy Trust established in 2012. We believe that every child in our schools can achieve the highest academic standards whilst enjoying a vibrant, challenging and rich curriculum. What we say in our motto is true: "Where Children Grow, Learn and Flourish." Whilst operating as a part of a family, each of our schools has its own distinct character and culture which is respectful of its community and context but their utmost common ground is that it is our staff that make each school. Our collective GLF culture is built upon caring for our children and students by enabling our staff to provide the best possible education with the resources at our disposal.
We have a simple mission. "To be a supportive family of schools where together we grow, learn and flourish”
Joining GLF schools brings a wealth of opportunity both personally and professionally. Each school in our trust has its own individual identity, while benefiting from the expertise that comes from a dedicated and experienced support team. GLF Schools will recognise your skills, encourage creativity and provide opportunities for you to grow, learn and flourish. As a member of staff you can expect GLF to invest in your career progression, provide a bespoke career development plan and offer the potential to be fast tracked into leadership. GLF Schools has a generous employment offer which allows our colleagues to Grow, Learn and Flourish.
For more information about the benefits of working for GLF, please click here to visit our GLF Careers page.