Learning Support Assistant

Alde Valley Academy, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4BG

This job expired on 2 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 3 Scale Point 4 – 6 (FTE £19,264 - £20,043) Actual salary range - £15,688 - £16,323

What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you share our determination to give the most vulnerable children and young people the best chances to succeed and thrive in their adult lives?

Due to our continuing growth, Alde Valley Academy is looking for an enthusiastic candidate who can work with students from age 11- 16, supporting them across a broad range of subjects and activities.

As an LSA you will support children and young people who have experienced difficulty in learning in mainstream school.

You will be someone who has a creative and flexible approach to supporting children and young people with a range of SEND needs, encouraging them to reach their full potential.

What the school offers its staff

Alde Valley Academy is a secondary school located in Leiston, Suffolk and was rated ‘GOOD’ by OFSTED (2017). It prides itself on nurturing, motivating and encouraging all its staff and pupils to be the best they can be. Alde Valley Academy’s ethos is founded on a set of key principles which inspire and are evident in all the academy does:

  • A culture of high aspirations, high achievement and success for all
  • Respect for others and self, with all people feeling valued
  • A secure and healthy environment which is at the heart of the community

Alde Valley Academy is part of Waveney Valley Academies Trust. We are committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect.

Further details about the role

An application form must be completed in full to apply for this position

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Liz Pattinson on: 01728 830570

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

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About Alde Valley Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
546 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to Alde Valley Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@aldevalley.suffolk.sch.uk.

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