Closing date for applications: 10/07/2020 12:00 pm
Salary: Salary Band 2 Starting Salary - £18,065 - £18,795 per annum pro rata
Contract: Fixed term attached to a child with an EHCP (25 hours over 39 weeks)
Sites: St Thérèse of Lisieux Catholic Multi Academy Trust. Based at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Voluntary Academy, Sleaford
We are seeking to appoint two enthusiastic and experienced Learning Support Assistants, able to support pupils with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties for which educational health care plans have been agreed. One position will initially be based in Year 1 with the other in Year 4. The role of a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant is crucial in ensuring that the curriculum is personalised for individual pupils. The person will be confident in adapting activities to allow the child, in their care, to make good or better progress.
The successful applicant will:
• Be qualified to minimum NVQ level 2 in a relevant area
• Be educated to a good standard in English and Maths
• Be able to challenge, motivate and foster independence in our pupils
• Be hard working and passionate about engaging children in learning and overcoming barriers
• Be flexible and enjoy working as part of a team
In return we can offer:
• A pleasant working environment with like-minded dedicated and supportive colleagues
• Competitive salary
• Pension scheme
• Access to professional development
Applications must be submitted by 10th July 2020
Interviews will take place on 16th July 2020
We reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers.
CV’s will not be accepted.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure check, prior to employment. The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from as diverse a group as possible.
All shortlisted applicants will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.
Completed application forms must be received on the Catholic Education Service (CES) application form and submitted online below by the closing date.