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  • Start date details

    TBC

  • Closing date

    12 January 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£17,991.00 Annually (Actual) Grade 4 points 7-10

Learning Partner (LP4) job summary

Are you looking for a fulfilling, worthwhile and secure job? Would you like to have a job that makes a real difference? Come and join the team at the SAND Academy Trust, a Trust in Gloucestershire offering exceptional education in our five schools.

About you

You might already have experience of education or you might be looking for a career change. As long as you are passionate, caring, and have good communication skills we can offer all the training and support you need to become a Learning Partner/Teaching Assistant with us. You are likely to have a relevant level 3 qualification (Teaching Assistant, Social Care, Nursery Nurse, NNEB).

The Role

We are looking to appoint a Learning Partner who would like to work somewhere that could make a real difference to children’s lives. You will join our dedicated and friendly team to support teaching staff with their responsibility for the development and education of pupils, some of whom may have a wide range of special needs.

The successful candidate will be a hardworking, enthusiastic individual that wants to be part of a warm, welcoming Special School and should have a passion for working with special educational needs and disabilities, which include severe learning difficulties; physical difficulties; profound and multiple learning difficulties; severe autism and challenging behaviours.

The Schools and the Trust

We are passionate that every child deserves the very best education. As a partnership we will:improve outcomes, opportunities and life chances for children and young people, offer more / wider support for their families and share and develop staff expertise.

Our Benefits

By joining our team we can offer you, generous annual leave allowance, generous pension scheme (LGPS), Employee Assistance Program & Counselling, Occupational Health Service, Continuing Professional Development and Staff Get Staff Referral Scheme.

Additional Information

As part of our Safe Recruitment practices, we will need a completed application form before any offers, and all staff will require pre-employment checks which include an enhanced DBS, satisfactory Health clearance and evidence of Right to Work in the UK.

Commitment to safeguarding

SAND Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. All staff will require pre-employment checks including enhanced DBS, satisfactory Health clearance and evidence of Right to Work in the UK. Applicants who have lived or worked overseas within the last 10 years must provide an equivalent DBS certificate or Police clearance from the country that they resided or worked in. Prohibition checks will be completed if necessary. Applicants should read the Information Pack, Safeguarding Information and Privacy Notice prior to submitting application.

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About Battledown Centre for Children and Families

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
School size
65 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Battledown Centre for Children & Families is part of SAND Academies Trust and is a school for pupils with a range of special needs, aged 2-11, based in Cheltenham.

School location

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