Learning Support Assistant

Henbury School
Henbury, City of Bristol
(£15,823 - £17,891 pro rata, actual salary range £12,368 - £13,985).
24 Nov 2016
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Part Time


Learning Support Assistant

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our team as soon as possible, to support students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities at KS3 and KS4.  The job will involve supporting students in class and there may be some opportunities for small group and individual work.  The role may include helping students with physical impairments with their personal care.  

This post is fixed term for one year in the first instance.

Appropriate qualifications and relevant experience of working with people with specific needs are preferred but not essential as full training will be given.  We want applicants who are committed, enthusiastic and able to work well in a team and have excellent interpersonal skills.

The post is part-time (32.5 hours per week), term time only and will be paid on Bristol Grade 5 -6 depending on qualifications. (£15,823 - £17,891 pro rata, actual salary range £12,368 - £13,985).

The successful applicants will join a dedicated and lively Learning Support Team.  We currently work from a suite of adjoining rooms where we help students in small groups or individually with literacy, language, numeracy, handwriting, study skills and with their social and emotional difficulties.

The duties and responsibilities of this post are included on the attached Job Description.  

Ian Squire

November 2016