This job expired on 20 February 2023

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    20 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    3 February 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Working pattern

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  • Hours Per Week / Weeks Per Year Hours – 35 hours per week / Term Time incl. INSETs Working Weeks – 39 working weeks Paid Weeks – 44.263 paid weeks

Contract type


Pay scale

TPAT Point 8

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:-

  • Be passionate about teaching and learning;
  • Be willing to be flexible and demonstrate strong teamwork skills;
  • Be an excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills;
  • Have a keen interest in autism and dyslexia;
  • Have experience of working with children within a learning environment.

What the school offers its staff

Helston Community College, part of Truro and Penwith Academy Trust, have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative individual to join our Special Needs Team as a Learning Champion as soon as possible.

You will be supporting students with specific learning needs, advising on strategies, delivering intervention programmes, and drawing up support plans that will include strategies for academic, social and emotional difficulties.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Helston Community College

School type
Academy, ages 0 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1293 pupils enrolled
Age range
Not given
Phone number
01326 572685

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