1:1 SEND LSA
Specific Purpose Contract
Term time only
30 hours per week (specific hours to be agreed)
Pay Range: Scale 2 £ 14,424 - £14,683
To start: As soon as possible.
Lake Farm Park Academy is a new three-form entry nursery and primary academy with an SRP for 12 children with ASD. It serves the children and families of the richly diverse and welcoming community of Hayes in West London. Each year the academy will expand by a single year group until in 2020 it becomes the educational home to over 700 children. The academy is part of The Park Federation Academy Trust, allowing us to benefit from a wealth of expertise across our eight academies, as well as enabling us to provide opportunities for sharing of good practice and high quality training.
We are looking to appoint an SEND Learning Support Assistant to support a child with an Education, Health and Care Plans. The successful candidate will ideally have some experience of working as an LSA and/or 1:1 support in a school environment.
The ideal candidate will be caring, patient, self-motivated and be able to work from their own initiative. They will have a positive attitude to behaviour management and be willing to support sensitively with any personal care needs linked to a child’s special educational need. They will need to take direction from both the class teacher and SENCo (Special Educational Needs Coordinator).
Please note this position is being advertised as a specific purpose contract: should the allocated child leave or have a reduction in their entitlement to support, the contract may be amended or ended.
CLOSING DATE: Friday 29 November 2019
INTERVIEW DATES: w/b 2 December 2019
Lake Farm Park Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.