We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our supportive and talented team at Herons’ Moor Academy. We are a diverse multi-academy trust, looking for professional and ambitious people, with a passion for transforming our students’ learning.
Supporting a student with a high level of medical needs each day. Candidates will have experience of caring for a child with complex needs-tube feeding, epilepsy, emergency care.
This role is offered on a Term Time Only, Fixed Term Contract basis working 32.5 hours per week. Hours of work will be 8.30am - 3.30pm Monday to Friday with half an hour lunch, or we are open to applications from applicants wanting part time hours - Monday to Friday 8.30am -12pm or 12pm - 3.30pm.
What we are looking for:
To be successful in the post, we are looking for someone who will assist in the educational, personal and social development of designated students under the direction and guidance of the Principal, SENCO and/or INCO and class teachers. Support students to enable them to access the curriculum, completely engage with their learning and achieve their full potential. Deliver measurable impact on student attainment as well as social and emotional well-being.
Please download the full job description and person specification via the CLF careers website.
Not only will you be working within one of our fantastic academies, but you will be a part of a diverse Federation working alongside professional and inspirational people. The Cabot learning Federation are committed to providing the very best learning experiences for every young person we educate which you can be a part of. You will have access to our generous benefits package including excellent annual leave entitlement, access to our pension scheme and a number of other well-being benefits. You will be working within a large multi-academy trust which provides dedicated training programmes and the opportunity to gain experience within other departments and CLF functions.
About the Cabot Learning Federation
The Cabot Learning Federation is a diverse Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) in the South West. We currently sponsor eight secondary academies, nine primary academies, an all through provision, a studio school, a discrete Post 16 provision and an alternative provision which consists of one primary and three secondary phases. CLF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The trust is proud to serve a diverse student population and their communities. We actively encourage applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. We are proud to be part of a vibrant community and celebrate the richness of cultures, faiths and backgrounds of our students. We aim to develop a curriculum that is responsive to our pupils needs and reflects their diverse interests and backgrounds.
Herons’ Moor Academy provide an environment in which everyone feels secure, valued and happy, with the aim to develop each child to become a responsible citizen who will contribute positively to society. We will seek to develop a culture of respect through an awareness, understanding and acceptance of others within a positive and supportive environment. Valuing and promoting the personal qualities of honesty, trust, openness, tolerance, consideration and kindness. We will provide appropriate learning opportunities to enable each child to become responsible for their own learning in order to achieve their own potential, whilst recognising and celebrating all achievements.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list. This role involves working with children on a daily basis and is therefore in regulated activity.
Please submit your application form via the CLF recruitment portal. CV’s will not be accepted and any submitted will not be considered alongside your application.
Please note updates regarding an application, which could include an invite to interview, will be sent to the email address used when registering an account. Copies of all correspondence will also appear under the ‘messages’ section, in the event that emails are being directed to a ‘junk’ or ‘trash’ folder please make regular checks on the status of an application.
Herons' Moor 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.