Learning Support Assistant / SEN Student Support Assistant

Greenwich, London, England
£15273 - £17814 per annum
11 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Learning Support Assistants

Location: Plumstead, South East London

Salary: Scale 3 - £15,273, Scale 4 - £17,814

Job Type: Scale 3 - 31 hours per week, Scale 4 - 35 hours per week, Term time only plus 1 week (39 weeks)

(Scale will be determined following interview, according to previous experience, qualifications and suitability to role).

Closing date: Noon, Friday 22nd June

The school is a thriving and rapidly improving school with its own Sixth Form, rated Good by Ofsted in our May 2018 inspection. They are dedicated to providing a world-class education to the young people and families of Royal Greenwich. They hold a strong commitment to promoting excellence, justice and success for young women and they are looking forward to extending this to young men as they welcome a mixed intake in to Year 7 from September 2018.

They are looking for Learning Support Assistants to join their successful Learning Support team which is a provision for students with special educational needs. You will work collaboratively with teachers and other colleagues to ensure a high quality tailored provision for our SEN students. Promoting a culture of high expectations, including the active participation of students in challenging learning is an important part of the role. You will assess and record the attainment and progress of the students you support in line with the Learning Support Department's policies. You will also lead withdrawal/intervention classes in a creative and engaging manner.

To be successful you will need a minimum of level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. You will also need an understanding of the academic, social, emotional, physical and mental health barriers that students face.

They can offer you supportive and friendly colleagues and good professional development.

To apply for this role please click APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the application form.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

References will automatically be requested for all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. The successful applicant will be required to be DBS checked prior to taking up post.

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Candidates with previous job titles and experience of; Student Support Coordinator, Learning Support, Support Assistant, Learning Support Worker, LSA, Learning Guidance Advisor, LSW, Learning Support Assistant, Student Support, Learning Advisor, Learner Support, Guidance Advisor, Support Worker, Learning Assistant may also be considered for this role.