Learning Support Assistant
Key Stage 3 & 4 Learning Support Class for pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorder
based at Aberdare Community School
Salary Scale: Grade 6 - £21,748 x 76.82% plus Special Class Allowance - £1,324 per annum (pro rata)
32 ½ Hours per Week – Term Time Only
Start date: as soon as possible
A Learning Support Assistant is required for as soon as possible for the above provision. The post will involve assisting the class teacher in the implementation of individual programmes, and supporting pupils both in the base and in mainstream classes.
The successful candidates must be able to work as part of a team and be prepared to undertake appropriate specialist training in this challenging area of additional educational needs.
For further information, please contact Rachel Williams, Access & Inclusion Service, Education & Lifelong Learning at Ty Trevithick.
Closing date for applications: 12th March 2021
Application forms, and further details, including a job description and person specification for the role may be obtained from the Council’s Recruitment website.
PROTECTING CHILDREN AND ADULTS AT RISK IS A CORE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE AND COUNCIL.
IN ADDITION TO THIS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITY, THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT FOR THE ROLE WILL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK.
The Council values diversity in its workforce. We are committed to ensuring that no unlawful discrimination occurs in the recruitment and selection process on the grounds of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, transgender, including those with non-binary identities, religion or belief or pregnancy and maternity. We offer a number of staff networks for employees including the Allies Network, a Disability and Carers Network and Perthyn our LGBTQ+ Network.
An application submitted for this post in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently, if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.
Aberdare Community 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.