Learning Support Assistant x 2- Burton Fields School

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Burton Fields School, Outwoods Street, Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2PJ
£19,312 pro rata
12 Nov 2020
03 Dec 2020
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Contract Type
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Term time

Position:             Learning Support Assistant   (2 x temporary posts: January-July 2021)

Salary:                   Grade 4 SCP 5-6     (starting salary £19,312 pro rata)        

                                20hrs per week, term-time only, 37wks FTE

Requirement:        NVQ Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification (or equivalent) essential

Burton Fields School are looking to appoint a highly skilled and experienced Learning Support Assistant to provide support for pupils with additional learning needs, within the classroom or as bespoke 1-1 or small group provision, to enable them to catch up and keep up with their peers.

We require someone who: 

-Is committed to inclusive practice.
-Has an outstanding understanding of the impact of additional learning needs on children’s progress and development.
-Has experience of working with children with learning difficulties and/or with children who require additional support for learning
-Has the relevant skills and strategies required to ensure a tailored package of support can be implemented to meet identified needs.
-Has good interpersonal skills and is able to communicate well.
-Has the ability to inspire and motivate.

-Is resilient.

-Has a good sense of humour.

-Can work well independently and as part of a team.

If you feel you have the skills and understanding for this role, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For all positions within the Central Co-operative Learning Trust, you are required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced check prior to appointment.

Please contact the school office on 01283 248158 or via office@burtonfieldsschools.com to request an application form.

Completed application forms should be emailed to:  headteacher@burtonfieldsschools.com .

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon, Thursday 3rd December 2020.  Interviews to be held Thursday 10th December 2020.