Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant

Fixed Term Contract initially to July 2021

Salary: NJC Scale 2/3 Points 3-6, 28 hours per week, term time only

£11,976 – £12,709 (Pro rata from £18,562 – £19,698)

We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated Learning Support Assistant to work closely with students age 11-18 years who have a range of learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The successful candidate will be ideally confident to support students learning experiences according to need; this involves working with the classroom teachers to help students with reading, writing, verbal communication literacy/numeracy.

It is necessary for the candidate to have qualifications in Maths/Numeracy and English/Literacy equivalent to NVQ Level 2.

In return, you will enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent, all learning support staff are provided with and IT device and ongoing training and support to help you excel and develop your career. There is an independent nursery based on the school site.

Application packs are available from our school website www.homewood-school.co.uk alternatively please send an email to Lauren Scott-Smith in Human Resources on vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date for applications: 22nd May 2021, however early applications are encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community. Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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Application Form - Associate Word PDF
Info for Prospective Applicants Word PDF
Equalities Monitoring Word PDF
Privacy Notice Word PDF
Ex-Offenders Policy Word PDF