Learning Support Practitioner (32.5 hours per week) - The Meadows School
We are seeking an experienced, qualified, hard-working, enthusiastic individual who wants to be part of a successful team. This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative, fast moving school.
The successful applicant will have good classroom support skills, high expectations and the ability to be a good team player. They will be flexible and have a good understanding of working with children with SEND.
We are looking for someone who is:
- Focused on supporting innovative and creative ways;
- Committed to our values, our students, parents and community;
- A clear thinking, positive and organised practitioner who demonstrates emotional intelligence.
The Meadows School has an excellent and established record of providing quality education for students aged 9-19 with a wide range of complex and profound learning difficulties. We operate in a dynamic, exciting and rapidly changing environment, focused on meeting the individual needs of all students.
The Meadows School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff / volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a rigorous, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and all references obtained will be checked for authenticity and accuracy.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community.
Application forms are available below and should be returned to SIPS Education Ltd, 2nd Floor Guardian House, Cronehills Linkway, West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 8GS or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you require more information about how to apply for the post, please call 0121 296 3000.
Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email. If you provided an email address, correspondence will be sent via e-mail.
If you are successful in being shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by email within 28 days of the closing date. If you do not receive such an email, please conclude that you have not been shortlisted.
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, term time plus 5 days
Grade: Band D, SCP 20-25 (£19,819 - £23,111 pro-rata per annum) - this is the full time salary which will be reduced based on the hours and weeks worked
Location: The Meadows School, Dudley Road East, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 3BU
Closing Date: Monday 3rd September 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Friday 7th September 2018