New River College Secondary Learning Assistant
Grade: Scale 5 + 1 SEN point
Salary: £23,309 – £25,030 + £1,162.48SEN allowance
per annum (actual salary range)
35 hours per week, term time only weeks
Required for Immediate Start
of a role to further your education career?
you ready for a new challenge?
River College Secondary can provide both.
is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated learning assistant who is looking
for a new challenge and has a flexible approach, to join a committed team at
New River College.
are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Learning Assistant to work
with a committed team of professionals across New River College. This
role will contribute to developing the best possible provision and support for
our pupils. You must be flexible and educated to a Level 2 (English and
Maths) standard to help improve pupils’ reading, writing and
are looking for learning assistants who relish a challenge, who have the
ability to engage children with social, emotional and mental health needs
(SEMH) and who want to contribute to the lives of children and young people
with drive and passion.
of our pupils are below national age-related literacy and numeracy levels when
they arrive. Ability to engage children with SEMH is more important than
the phase you are used to supporting.
River College comprises of three pupil referral units in Islington (primary,
secondary and medical), for pupils with social, emotional and mental health
challenges (SEMH). We teach children and young people aged five to
sixteen years old who have been permanently excluded or participate in our
preventative programmes to address their behaviour, and children and young
people with complex SEMH or medical needs. New River College is split
across a number of sites so a willingness to work across all NRC sites and off
site is essential.
deadline: Midnight Sunday 25th
candidates will be notified by: Tuesday 27th
will be held on: Wednesday 5th
apply for the post, visit www.islington.gov.uk/jobs.
The direct link for the post is http://jobs.islington.gov.uk/vacancy/4552720.
background information visit our website www.newrivercollege.co.uk
or for an informal discussion about the posts please contact Mark Gilleran on
020 7504 0534 (option 2) or email email@example.com.
New River College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the
welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to
share this commitment. New River College is a diverse and inclusive school
where we can ALL be ourselves. We particularly welcome applications from those
from a black or ethnic minority background. The successful applicant will need
to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.
In line with KCSIE 2022 and safer recruitment
practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted
candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and will seek
publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children.
Shortlisted candidates will be provided with further guidance and will be asked
to clarify their online presence.