1:1 Learning Support Assistant
Grade 5 (£18,933 - £19,314 pro rata)
27.5 hours a week,
Fixed Term (4th January 2021 – 22nd August 2021)
We are looking to appoint a caring, enthusiastic and highly motivated Learning Support Assistant who will be committed to improving outcomes for all of our children, along with a passion for providing inspirational learning experiences.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMWEONE WHO HAS:
- NVQ 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning, or equivalent
- Experience of supporting teaching and learning in a formal setting
- Knowledge of child protection and health and safety procedures
- Good interpersonal skills
- Empathy with children and young people
WHY CHOOSE US:
It is our mission to provide our pupils with a stimulating and engaging curriculum in a safe and secure environment. We believe that emotional wellbeing is essential in developing positive behaviour and academic success. We value and respect all individuals and our ethos gives our community the confidence to achieve their full potential and to be the best that they can be, and in doing so make a positive contribution to society.
Discovery Schools Academy Trust is dedicated to improving learning and teaching by creating a culture that promotes excellence. The needs of all children are placed at the heart of all decision making regardless of the school they attend. Teaching and learning excellence is shared through learning networks, sharing of ideas and materials as well as leading practitioners between schools. Discovery has developed a school improvement system which focuses on improving outcomes for all children. It also places staff development, talent management and succession planning at the heart of achieving outstanding organisations.
IN RETURN, WE WILL GIVE YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO:
- Be an integral member of the team in a vibrant school
- Create an outstanding learning environment for the success of all of our children
- Play a significant part in continuing to develop our school
- Be part of a wider community of Discovery Schools Academy Trust
- Pension Scheme
Closing Date for Applications: 9AM Friday 18th December 2020
Interview Date: Monday 21st December 2020
Start Date: 4th January 2021
End date: 22nd August 2021
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification attached to support with your application.
We are committed to safeguarding our pupils; therefore, the successful applicant will require an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and references.
Asfordby Captains Close Primary School 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.