Learning Support Assistant
27.5 Hours per week
Temporary until 31st December 2019 in the first instance
We are proud of the support we give to our SEND children and the progress they make.
That is why we are looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work across KS1 and KS2 to support, on a 1:1 basis with a variety of children including pupils with complex physical and medical needs or SEMH needs which may include working with a child with autism.
Ireland Wood Primary School is a happy, caring school with a warm, welcoming and stimulating learning environment. There is a highly professional, hardworking and dedicated staff team and supportive Governors. We value our family ethos and 'can do' attitude that enables our pupils to achieve their full potential.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, warm and caring individual who is able to develop a supportive relationship with children for the purpose of improving educational outcomes, self-esteem, resilience and aspiration. They should be fully committed to all aspects of safeguarding and willing to learn about the specific needs of the child they are working with.
In return we can offer:
• A chance to work with fantastic, enthusiastic children who want the best
start in life
• The opportunity to become part of a school community where children are at the heart of all we do
• A school that values your training and personal development
• Term-time working plus regular training
You are welcome to visit our school. Please contact the school office on 0113-2678032 to arrange a suitable time. For an insight into the school, please check out our school website for further information.
Closing date is Midday 18th July 2019
Ireland Wood 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.