Learning Support Practitioner, Highfields Primary School

Highfields Primary, Beeches Road, Rowley Regis, B65 0DA
Band D, SCP 9-17 (£20,344 - £23,836 p.a.) This is the full time salary and will be reduced
07 Sep 2020
02 Oct 2020
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Rachel Andrews
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The Governors wish to appoint an experienced and qualified Learning Support Practitioner.  Applications are invited from an enthusiastic, hard-working LSP who has experience of supporting and working with both individual and groups of children with a range of abilities and needs. They will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and hold the relevant qualification.

The position is full time and is to support learning within the classroom and to deliver a range of interventions. If appointed, you will work alongside a team of teachers and other practitioners to develop and deliver an appropriate curriculum in line with the children’s needs. You will need a strong understanding of the Primary curriculum and your experience of supporting children will be fundamental to ensure the pupils you support are motivated, encouraged to learn and achieve realistic goals, both socially and academically.

To be considered for this position you must have a minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning or similar and must have a minimum of 12 months experience working in a classroom setting.

Application packs are available from Mrs Rachel Andrews on the school telephone number or on the following email: rachel.andrews@highfields.sandwell.sch.uk.  Interviews are scheduled for Friday 9th October 2020.

Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email.

Highfields Primary School, as part of Sandwell Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable groups including children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) clearance is required for this role.

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.

This post requires a Children’s Barring List Check. If you are barred from working with children you are breaking the law if you apply for this post

If you have provided an email address, correspondence will be sent via e-mail. 

If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted via email within 28 working days of the closing date. Please ensure you check your junk/spam boxes as well as your inbox incase any correspondence has been delivered there.

Hours:  32.5 hrs per week, Term Time only plus Training Days

Grade:  Band D, SCP 9-17 (£20,344 - £23,836 per annum, pro-rata - this is the full time salary which will be reduced based on hours and weeks worked)

Location:  Highfields Primary School, Beeches Road, Rowley Regis, B65 0DA

Closing Date: Friday 2nd October 2020 @ 9:00am

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