Learning Support Assistant at Windwhistle Primary School

Windwhistle Primary School, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS23 3TZ

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    30 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 8 months

Actual salary

£13,229.65 - £14,320.05

What skills and experience we're looking for

You need to beproactive, energetic,and committed to engaging pupils, developing their desire to learn. You will help to inspire them to be confident and independent. You will also need to be calm, patient, sensitive and able to comfort children when they’re upset.

Both roles are 1:1 and you must have previous experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or other high level needs such as global delay. You should have experience of working with children who have Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) needs and implementing positive behaviour management programmes.

What the school offers its staff

Windwhistle Primary School in Weston-super-Mare supports children’s achievement by building their self-confidence. We offer a happy, safe environment that nurtures children from 3 – 11 years old and supports all in our school community. We have extensive grounds that the children can access for learning and play. We are very well-resourced with excellent professional development opportunities and our staff benefit from support and development through the wider network of schools in ELAN.Visits are welcome, please call the school office to arrange a tour.

Further details about the role

Job title:

SEND Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Stage/year group:

EYFS / KS1 / KS2

Hours:

2 x posts 27.5 hours per week

Terms:

Fixed term until 31 August 2023, including 5 inset days per year with an excellent benefits package.

Pay grade and Salary:

Pay grade: E4

Actual salary: £13,229.65 - £14,320.05 per annum pro rata.

School name

Windwhistle Primary School, North Somerset

Start date

As soon as possible

Closing date

Wednesday 30 November 2022

Interview date

Week beginning Monday 5 December 2022

Applications to

office@windwhistle.extendlearning.org

An ELAN LSA is positive, a team player, motivational, flexible, creative, and innovative with a supportive nature, as well as being confident, calm, consistent and resourceful with experience supporting pupils in a classroom environment, with Special Educational Needs or disabilities (SEND).

You will work closely with the class teacher to resource and adapt planning and support high quality teaching and learning across all subjects. You will help to create learning environments where pupils can expand their knowledge. You will work with the school community to uphold our trust and school values.

You need to beproactive, energetic,and committed to engaging pupils, developing their desire to learn. You will help to inspire them to be confident and independent. You will also need to be calm, patient, sensitive and able to comfort children when they’re upset.

Both roles are 1:1 and you must have previous experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or other high level needs such as global delay. You should have experience of working with children who have Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) needs and implementing positive behaviour management programmes.

Do not miss this superb opportunity to join a supportive and successful team. Please go to: https://windwhistle.naht-recruiter.com/

Commitment to safeguarding

Windwhistle Primary School is part of Extend Learning Academies Network (ELAN) and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references. We will be undertaking an appropriate online search for shortlisted candidates.

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About Windwhistle Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
370 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01934 629145

Arranging a visit to Windwhistle Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@windwhistle.extendlearning.org.

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