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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    2 December 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    25 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Part time
35 ½ hours per week 39 Weeks per year
Contract type
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
(Grade 9 SCP 16 - SCP 19 £25,753 - £27,629)
Actual salary
£21,159 - £22,700 p.a.

Job summary

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre are currently seeking to appoint a Learning Support Area Co-ordinator. The successful candidate will work as a team leader assisting the SENDCO in managing and co-ordinating the Learning Support area. To facilitate the smooth running of Learning Support on a day-to-day basis, this includes overseeing the deployment of Teaching Assistants and the timetabling for the area as well as supervising and supporting Teaching Assistants within the department to ensure that they are suitably trained and resourced to enable high quality provision within the department. The role is interesting and varied, if this appeals to you we would encourage you to read the full role description and person specification to find out more about the role.

Applying for the job

Applications can be made using the “Support Staff Application Form” which is located on the Staff, Vacancies section of our website www.belperschool.co.uk. Please use the section of the form entitled “Summary of Experience, Skills, Knowledge and Competencies” to write your letter of application

Please read the attached documents before applying to assist you with your application.

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment checks including a criminal record check via the DBS before they can be appointed. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1211 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Belper School and Sixth Form Centre

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is a friendly and well regarded 11-18 Foundation School with around 1300 students, including 200 in the 6th Form. Our students are a delight to teach and the school has a real sense of community. Our vision is to equip our students with the qualifications, skills and abilities they need to become happy and successful adults. This aim is encapsulated in the phrase “Create Your Future”. We also seek to bring out the best in our staff by providing a supportive, collegiate and professional working environment.

School location

John O'Gaunts Way, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 0DA

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