Learning Assistant

The SmartList
£15807 - £17772 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Assistant 1:1 x3

25 hours a week, term time (39 weeks)

£15,807 - £17,772 (£6,544 - £7,357 pro rata) Fixed Term

The Skegness Junior Academy currently has three exciting opportunities to join their team as a Learning Assistant to support a named pupil.

We are seeking to appoint a committed and talented Learning Assistant to work with a named pupil with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Working under the direction of the Class Teacher, you will promote development and learning, and will help to ensure full participation. This position is fixed term, as it is linked to pupil funding and will include working with small groups and on a one to one basis.

Having a range of skills and expertise for alternative curriculum such as cooking, therapy experience and outdoor interests would be advantageous but not essential.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate;

a range of behaviour management strategies and teaching skills

be well organised and have high expectations of achievement and behaviour

possess excellent communication skills, at all levels in order to be able to liaise effective with parent/carers and outside agencies

have previous experience of working in a similar role.

Training and support will be provided from a welcoming and professional team. If you think you have what it takes to work within this role we look forward to hearing from you.

The role is for 25 hours a week, term time only therefore this is reflected in the pro rata salary.

To apply please click the button below to submit your CV.

Closing date: 09 October 2017 at noon

Interviews to take place 19 October 2017