Learning Support Apprentice

Looe Community Academy, Looe, Cornwall


Job details

Working pattern Part-time only
Salary £6,084 to £6,084 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

To take a pro-active role in the support of the educational, social, emotional and physical needs of all students; to support the curriculum through the provision of assistance to the teacher in the practical organisation of class activities and small group work.

To meet the individual and collective learning needs of students with specific education needs.

Essential educational requirements

Good levels, understanding and application of literacy and numeracy

Essential qualifications

Attainment of GCSE/Level 2 qualifications (or equivalent), or able to demonstrate equivalent Level 2 knowledge, skills and aptitude

Essential skills and experience

Oodles of enthusiasm, warmth, compassion and the desire to make a difference.
Emotionally intelligent and aware.
Caring disposition with a patient and friendly approach.

Employee benefits

One year apprenticeship with training being provided via The Skills Group

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 480 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Looe Community Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email SGreen@looe.cornwall.sch.uk

About Looe Community Academy

Our Academy is situated in the historic fishing town of Looe on Cornwall’s outstanding south eastern coastline, serving the beautiful coastal and rural villages and hamlets and is just a scenic, 30 minute drive from Plymouth.

Assessed by Ofsted in January 2019 as a good school, the Academy is an inclusive secondary community school delivering Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 to 610 students aged 11-16 and of mixed ability.

Our mission is to create and sustain a caring learning community of high quality, where everyone is valued for who they are and what they may become. Enshrined in Cornish, the Academy motto is “bydh gwella gylli” (be the best you can be).

Be a part of our journey to outstanding.

Looe Community Academy and SMART are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including references, health screening and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

School location

Sunrising, Looe, Cornwall, PL13 1NQ