Learning Support Assistants – Thomas Bewick School

  • Start Date: 2nd November 2020
  • Application Close: Tuesday 29th Sep, 2020
  • Pay/Salary: Grade N4 £18,795 - £19,945 per annum pro-rata (actual £14,484 - £15,370)

Learning Support Assistants, 33.5 hrs per week, term time plus 5 training days, to be class based as directed by the Head Teacher.

Hours of work to be Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8.30 am – 3.30 pm, Tuesday 8.30 am – 4.30 pm.  The post is suitable for experienced Special Needs Assistants.

Required from Monday 2nd November 2020, Learning Support Assistants with an interest in working with pupils with autism and associated disorders. All pupils have significant learning difficulties and complex needs. The vast majority of pupils are working below the standard of the national curriculum assessments and therefore need an adapted, personalised curriculum tailored to their individual needs.

Thomas Bewick is a successful specialist school for pupils aged between three and nineteen years with autism. Ofsted reported the school as being ‘good’ in April 2016.  Thomas Bewick is an academy school and is part of PROSPER Learning Trust (a multi academy trust).

We are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks.  Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Please note: submissions via recruitment agencies will not be accepted or considered in the short listing process and only completed application forms will be considered.

Closing date: 29th September 2020

Please note:  Interviews will be held during week commencing 5th October 2020  If you have not heard from us by this date please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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