Learning Support Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time
Start Date: Apr 2018
A term-time only vacancy has arisen at Riverhead Infants' School for a Learning Support Assistant to join our dedicated team supporting children with SEN. This is a full-time role but part-time applications will be considered. The person/people we appoint will have a love of working with children and the ability to inspire learning and support development. They will have high expectations of themselves and of children to enable every child to be fully included and to reach their potential, whilst showing initiative and adaptability and be committed to working as a member of a team.
We expect to appoint the new member of staff to KS1, although we would welcome those with Early Years' experience. This is a diverse role, primarily supporting individuals and small groups and may include supporting teaching and learning as a class teaching assistant. It may include care needs. The position will initially be fixed for one year but may become permanent.
The post attracts a salary on Kent Range 3 (£15,253-£16,967) pro rata. Please contact the school for further information and visit our website.
Riverhead Infants' School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post will be subject to an application to the disclosure and barring service.
Closing Date: 26/02/2018 at 09:00
Interviews: Thursday March 8th 2018
Information about the school
Riverhead is an award winning 3 form intake Infant School on the outskirts of the town of Sevenoaks. Our eco-friendly sedum-roofed building is set in beautiful grounds enabling our pupils to enjoy their learning both indoors and out. We achieved an outstanding Ofsted report in January 2009 and have received numerous awards for our excellent practices. Our school is over-subscribed and well supported by parents and the local community.
The governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.