Female Learning Support Assistant

Ibstock Community College
Ibstock, Leicestershire
£12,495 actual pay
01 Dec 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Female Learning Support Assistant
(specialised care)*

Grade 5, Point 9 (£12,495 actual pay)
Fixed term attached to two named students
32.5 hours per week, term time only (39 weeks) plus an additional
30 minutes each morning
Start date: January 2017

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our successful Personal Learning Centre team to support and raise the attainment of two students with special educational needs.

The post is to work closely with two named female students who require additional support because of complex medical needs, to ensure they make progress and to provide for their care needs as appropriate. *The need to employ a female is an occupational requirement in accordance with Schedule 9 of the Equality Act.

You will need to have a good level of education and be an effective team member with a patient, caring and sensitive nature. We would particularly welcome applications from candidates with a care/nursing background.

Ibstock Community College is an 11-14 mixed comprehensive with 550 on roll. The College was judged to be ‘good' in our most recent Ofsted inspection (October 2014).

As students, staff, parents and governors we share the following values and beliefs:-

• TOGETHER we are one caring supportive team
• TO LEARN through ambition, listening and reflecting
• TO GROW through responsibility, openness and nurturing

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Closing date: Friday 30 December 2016
Interviews: w/c 2 January 2017

Visit our website www.ibstockcollege.leics.sch.uk for an application pack.