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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    23 September 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider full-time, part-time, term time
We would consider requests to work either 18 hours, 24 hours or 30 hours per week. Days of the week are dependent on student needs. You will work 39 weeks per year
Contract type
Fixed term (Until 31st August 2022)
Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
NJC Grade 3 SCP 4 £18,933
Actual salary
18 hpw, 39 weeks per year - £7,818.22. 24 hpw, 39 weeks per year - £10,424.29. 30 hpw, 39 weeks per year - £13,030.36

Job summary

Farlingaye High School is seeking to appoint additional Learning Support Assistants to join our vibrant and driven Learning Support Team. Much of the work will involve support within mainstream classrooms but the successful candidate will also be expected to work with students on an individual or small group basis to develop literacy and numeracy, and for some of the time with students with complex physical needs who require one-to-one support. An ability to empathise with students who have difficulties with communication and social skills is essential.

Candidates should possess a good standard of education, initiative and an ability to communicate well with both teaching staff and students. GCSE Grade C, or equivalent, in Maths and English is essential, and A’ levels (or equivalent) are desirable. Experience of working in a classroom environment is also desirable.

Applying for the job

Applications for this role can be submitted via the online application process on the Farlingaye High School website.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1960 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01394 385720

About Farlingaye High School

Farlingaye High School is a popular and successful, 11-18 school located in Woodbridge, a pleasant market town situated on the River Deben Suffolk just 7 miles from Ipswich. We are creative school with excellent resources, lovely students and great results.

We are part of East Anglian Schools Trust (EAST) alongside Kesgrave High School, Bungay High School and Castle East School. We have have been graded outstanding in our last two Ofsted reports and have “Teaching School” status which allows us to improve teaching and learning. We are committed to providing excellent staff opportunities through developing and promoting our staff and offering an excellent CPD and support programme for new staff.

We are also extremely pleased to have launched our own teacher training provider: EAST SCITT. This allows us to award QTS and also QTS + PGCE Programmes within both Primary and Secondary schools. We welcome our first group of trainees in September 2021.

School location

Ransom Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 4JX

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