4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    July 2024

  • Closing date

    18 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    4 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Part time: 30 hours per week – term time only Monday – Friday 8.30am – 3.10pm (40-minute unpaid break)

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Essex Scale 3 Range 5-6 £15,596.48 - £16,202.03

Additional allowances

£467.21 fringe allowance per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

A new opportunity has arisen, for an additional Learning Support Assistants to join our successful team supporting students in the classroom environment. Brentwood County High School (BCHS) are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, caring, committed and flexible Learning Support Assistant, to support student learning and educational outcomes. The role is on a 17 month fixed-term contract.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate patience and show a commitment to supporting learners to improve educational outcomes. This role would be suited to someone enthusiastic, personable, empathetic and able to communicate effectively, whilst maintaining a calm and professional manner, under pressure. Previous experience would be an advantage but is not essential.

What the school offers its staff

  • Recognition of continuous service
  • Relocation package of up to £8,000 for new employees renting or buying a property.
  • Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • Career progression throughout the Trust, with the ability to progress in other schools
  • The support of an experienced family of schools
  • National Conditions of Service
  • Access to the Employee Assistance Programme
  • Excellent behaviour management policy to support all staff
  • Wider support network for all staff including managing workloads and work-life balance

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to HR@osborne.coop

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About Brentwood County High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1027 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
HR@osborne.coop
Phone number
01375648936

Secondary school in Brentwood, part of the Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust.

Arranging a visit to Brentwood County High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email HR@osborne.coop.

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