LEARNING AND BEHAVIOUR SUPPORT ASSISTANT

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Recruiter
WESTFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Location
Bedford
Salary
Level 3(a) Pts 15-18 
Posted
25 Nov 2016
Closes
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

WESTFIELD SCHOOL & SPECIALIST SPORTS COLLEGE

Chester Road, Bedford MK40 4HW
Tel: 01234 267353
Fax: 01234 347907
Email: office@westfieldschool.net

Westfield School is a thriving International School and Specialist Sports College.  Its reputation for delivering a high quality education was confirmed by Ofsted in June 2015 with a 'Good' rating.  We wish to appoint staff that can help us to become 'Outstanding'.  We are diverse and vibrant in both staff and pupils and we love to celebrate this.

As part of our exciting expansion we are opening a new primary SEMH provision for 6 pupils, commissioned by Bedford Borough Council, which will focus on early intervention for pupils with an EHCP.  The ideal candidates will have experience of working with children and young people with social, emotional and/or mental health difficulties. The ability to establish and maintain good relationships with challenging pupils is important.  Recent experience or a genuine passion for working in an SEMH environment is essential.  Appropriate training will be provided. These are fixed term/temporary posts in the first instance.

We have the following vacancies:

LEARNING AND BEHAVIOUR SUPPORT ASSISTANT
35 hours per week - term time only
Level 3(a) Pts 15-18 

We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Learning and Behaviour Support Assistant to work alongside pupils in the provision, individually and/or in small groups.

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact us for appointment.  

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 8th December, 12 noon
Interview date: During week commencing 12th December 2016

For further details and to download an application pack please visit our website www.westfieldschool.net or contact Mrs Deborah Farr Tel: 01234 267353.  Email: dfarr@westfieldschool.net  stating clearly which post you are interested in.

CVs will not be accepted.  This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.