Learning Support Assistant

Job details
Employer Groby Community College
Location Leicester
Salary Grade 5 (£10,751) - Pro-Rata
Contract type Permanent
Closing Date 21 Jan 2019
Contract details: Permanent Working Hours: 27.75 hours per week. Monday – Friday, 8.55am – 3.10pm, term time. Plus 10 additional hours to be worked on teacher training days and as directed by the Line Manager. Salary Details: Hourly rate of £8.50 per hour                 The Brookvale Groby Learning Campus is a highly successful 11-19 educational organisation created from the integration of two schools on the same site. Brookvale High School is an ‘outstanding’ 11-14 school and Groby Community College is a 14-19 upper school graded ‘good with outstanding features’ in its last Ofsted. Together, the campus meets the educational needs of 1,600 students with nearly 400 at Post 16, and we became a Multi Academy trust together at the beginning of April 2017.   We have a strong ethos of valuing everyone and achieving excellence for all. We set very high standards for our students and ourselves, we work hard, we look after each other, and we are committed to professional learning for all staff. As a consequence the motto we use on a daily basis with our young people is work hard, be kind which we feel symbolises the culture we aim to create on campus.   We are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person, to assist with enabling students with special educational needs in both Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, to access the full curriculum within the Brookvale Groby Learning Campus.   We are seeking someone with experience of supporting teaching and learning in a formal setting, along with knowledge of child protection and health and safety procedures.   It is essential that applicants hold Level 2 qualifications in Maths/Numeracy and English/Literacy.   You will be joining a team of enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants, who thrive on helping our students to be the very best that they can be. You will be supported along the way, and if you enjoy a busy and varied schedule, working with young people, then this is the job for you.   Visits to the school are welcome. If you would like to arrange a visit, then please contact Elaine Freeman on Tel: 0116 2879921 or email: efreeman@brookvalegroby.com    We look forward to hearing from you.    For an application form and further details please visit our website www.brookvalegroby.com or contact Elaine Freeman efreeman@brookvalegroby.com    Closing Date: Monday 21st January 2019, 9am Interviews to be held within two weeks of closing date     The Brookvale Groby Learning Campus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.