GLC Tilbury Pioneer Academy: 121 Learning Support Assistant
Contract Type: 31.25 hours per week, term time plus inset days
Contract Term: Fixed Term subject to funding for individual children -school that values teamwork and high achievement in all areas of our work with young people.
We are looking to appoint experienced Learning Support Assistants to work on a 1:2:1 basis with pupils with complex behavioural needs. This post will be for the duration of the SEN funding for the individual child.
The successful candidates must have experience of working in a Learning Support Assistant role within a school environment and with children with complex behavioural needs. They would have a calm, observant and responsive approach and also have GCSE grade C or above in English and Maths.
We are looking for candidates who enjoy working closely with pupils, who can act on their own initiative and who are committed to meeting the needs of individual pupils. Experience of supporting children with ASD or a Care Plan would be desirable.
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school.
Applications should be submitted by: Friday 21 July 2017 at 12 noon
Shortlisting will take place on: Friday 21 July 2017
Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 25 July 2017
Interview location: Tilbury Pioneer Academy, Dickens Road, Tilbury, Essex RM18 8HJ
The Gateway Learning Community is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. Following safer recruitment procedures the appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and enhanced DBS disclosure.