GLC: EAL/Language Lead LSA
EAL/Language Lead LSA
Salary: GLC Point 17 – 21 £21,429 - £24,120 FTE
Contract Type: Permanent.
Hours: 31.25 hours per week - term time only (44.3 weeks)
Start Date: ASAP
The Gateway Learning Community [GLC] which is a partnership between one secondary and four primary schools located within Tilbury and Chadwell in the borough of Thurrock to the east of London.We are looking to an EAL/Language Lead LSA to work across the trust in partnership with class teachers to support learning.
We are a vibrant, innovative and highly successful organisation: the place of choice to work and learn. Across the 5 academies of the GLC, we pledge that everyone enjoys an equality of opportunity. We work tirelessly to ensure that individual different characteristics including age, ethnicity, socio-economic background, academic ability, disability, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation are not discriminated against in any way. We create environments characterised by mutual respect where difference is celebrated and where individual differences don’t act as a barrier to success.
The post will have a particular focus on supporting pupils with developing their language needs, including English as an Additional Language (EAL) and pupils with speech and language needs, and the staff working with them.
We are looking to appoint a strong, enthusiastic, committed and creative Learning Support Assistant who is able to work with individuals are small groups of children under the direction of the SENDco and leadership team. Our students’ needs are at the core of our ethos and successful candidates will be required to support the emotional
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description before making an application. Please return completed applications to Katie.Creighton@theglc.org.uk or by post to The Gateway Academy, Marshfoot Road, Tilbury, RM16 4LU
Applications should be submitted by Midday on Monday, 31st January 2022
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.