Learning Support Assistant

Hall Mead School, Upminster, Essex, RM14 1SF

This job expired on 7 February 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    7 February 2022 at 4:00pm

  • Date listed

    27 January 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

FTE £21,408 - £21,795 per annum (Inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

Actual salary

£14,917 - £15,187 per annum (Inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

Learning Support Assistant job summary

Hall Mead School wish to appoint dynamic, enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant who will be committed to supporting students with SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disability). The successful candidate with be a committed practitioner who is committed to helping students achieve their best academically as well as socially.

This is an excellent opportunity for graduates to gain experience on how students learn within a school environment if considering a career in teaching, before applying to join a Teacher Training Programme. It may be of particular interest to someone who has an interest in or experience of speech and language interventions.

The Learning Support Department at Hall Mead is a very large department with nearly 70 EHC Plans (Educational Health Care Plans). It has a suite of rooms in the ‘Personal Learning Centre’, accommodating an Additionally Resourced Provision for Autistic students, Nurture Groups for vulnerable students and bespoke GCSE provision. It also has a Life Skills Flat.
Minimum requirements: English and Maths GCSE at grade 4 or above.

Hall Mead School will offer you:

n The chance to work and develop in an outstanding school.
n A proven track record of high achievement.
n Enthusiastic, well-motivated pupils who are eager to learn.
n Supportive and friendly staff.
n Opportunities to engage with our work as a National Teaching School.
n Flexible working opportunities
n Staff assistance programme including virtual GP appointments, counselling service, legal services
n Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
n Cycle to work scheme

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About Hall Mead School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1005 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Hall Mead is an Ofsted rated Outstanding school based in Upminster. We are a converter academy, with Leading Edge status and specialisms in Technology and Languages. Our learning community is an extended family in which all members feel secure and supported. Our staff and pupils are healthy, cared for and caring. We enable the development of successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens.

Arranging a visit to Hall Mead School

Informal visits to the department are very welcome by appointment. The Empower Learning Academy Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer that is committed to safer recruitment. All applicants must be prepared to undergo screening to confirm their suitability to work with children.

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