Learning Support Assistants

Location
Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HW
Salary
Actual Salary £12,682 per annum (full time equivalent £18,426pa
Posted
06 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Haygrove School, Durleigh Rd, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HW

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANTS

Pupil Premium Learning Support Assistant And Learning Support Assistant (General) Both posts are permanent, 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday Term-time plus 5 working days Actual Salary £12,682 per annum (full time equivalent £18,426pa) Haygrove School are seeking to appoint two enthusiastic and dedicated Learning Support Assistants for the following positions:

Pupil Premium Learning Support Assistant As the Pupil Premium Learning Support Assistant you will assist the Pupil Premium Co-ordinator and teaching staff in the development of a programme of work to enable students of all abilities who are classified as Pupil Premium to achieve their full learning potential and to facilitate their social and moral development to narrow the gap between Pupil Premium and non-Pupil Premium progress.

Learning Support Assistant As the Learning Support Assistant you will assist the SENDCO and teachers in the development of a programme of work and in the provision of a stable, caring and supportive learning environment, which enables students to achieve their full potential and facilitate their social and moral development. In addition, the post holder will work with teaching staff in implementing and developing educational opportunities to maximise the learning potential of students with Additional Educational Needs and provide supervision, support and care to students with additional or special educational needs, disabilities and/or learning difficulties. The core purpose of both roles is to ensure rapid and sustained progress, raising reading and spelling ages and National Curriculum levels.

The ideal candidates will have: • GCSE English and Maths at grade A*-C (or equivalent) • Excellent interpersonal skills • A passion and commitment for supporting young people • A positive attitude, a calm and flexible approach • An ability to work on your own initiative

Experience of working with young people and/or delivering interventions/learning strategies would be an advantage although training and induction will be provided.

The Quantock Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

The Quantock Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer. For full details and an application form please visit the website

 Closing date: 22 September 2019 Interviews 27 September (General LSA post) and 30 September 2019 (Pupil Premium LSA Post)