Everyone at Dormston has a pivotal role to play in creating a vibrant and dynamic school.
We have high aspirations for pupils and staff alike and believe that if you try hard; the sky is the limit.
Our school culture is caring and positive and ensures that everyone is supported and encouraged. We are very aware that happy teachers make a happy school and therefore we nurture talent that inspires, motivates and ignites young minds. All of our staff benefit from personalised professional development pathways as we aim to shape school leaders of the future.
Learning Support Assistant – Level 2
Salary: Grade 3 (Point 3-4)
Hours: 35 per week, 39 weeks of the year (Term Time only plus INSET days)
Location: Dormston School, Mill Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 1SN
We have exciting opportunities to join our supportive and successful team as a Learning Support Assistant.
As a Learning Support Assistant, you will support the Inclusion Hub in ensuring that quality provision is provided for our SEND students with a range of needs in class and during interventions. You will also support the department and classroom teachers with administrative tasks including coordinating and developing resources for SEND students.
We are looking for applicants with experience of working with young people with SEND. As Learning Support Assistant, you will have proven success working as part of an effective team and demonstrate the ability to show initiative.
Closing date: Sunday 3rd December 2023 at midnight.
Interview date: Week commencing 16th October 2023.
Start date: January 2024.
It really is worth seeing Dormston at its best during the working day and visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact Mrs Otton, Head Teacher’s PA if you would like to arrange a visit or for an informal discussion on 01384 816395.
Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive we will only contact you if you have been successfully shortlisted.
Dormston School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note that this post is subject to Enhanced DBS Clearance and qualification checks.
Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy. If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the HR Resourcing Team on 01384 811300 (Option 1) or via e-mail to HR.Resourcing@dudley.gov.uk
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