LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

Expiring today

Recruiter
Barnardos
Location
Southborough, Tunbridge Wells
Salary
£16,706 – £18,407 pro rata plus £1,264
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

£16,706 – £18,407 pro rata plus £1,264 LSA Allowance - Term Time only for 39 weeks (£15,244 – £16,687 pa inclusive of LSA Allowance)

Southborough, Kent TN4 0RJ

Ideally to start June 2018 (start negotiable)

Meadows School is a successful non-maintained residential and day special school (7-19 year olds) on a main campus and off-site provision run by Barnardo’s, providing education for pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health difficulties; Autistic Spectrum conditions, Speech and Language difficulties and associated learning difficulties.

It is imperative that you have the passion for making a difference to the education and lives of the young people within the school and in building positive and supportive relationships. You should be a team player, resilient and motivated by challenge and have the ability to think creatively. You will need to be willing to work to Barnardo’s Basis and Values.

We require a Learning Support Assistant who can:

  • Support teaching and learning across the school
  • Support the curriculum across the school
  • Relate well to children and adults

And who has:

  • A minimum of 1 year’s experience in a classroom setting
  • Experience of working/or willingness to work with young people with challenging behaviours
  • A flexible approach combined with patience, tolerance and stamina and humour
  • A willingness to undertake further training

You may be required to work anywhere within Meadows School (across Key Stage 2-5, preferences will considered).

For further information and to apply, please click on the apply button to be redirected to our website.

Closing date: 27 April 2018.

Interviews: w/c 14 May 2018.

Barnardo’s Registered Charity Nos 216250 and SC037605.