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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    30 November 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 October 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Up to 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114 - £23,893 per annum

Actual salary

£19,770 - £20,436 per annum

Pay scale

Grade 3 SP 4 - 6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Why do you want to be a Learning Support Assistant at Breckland School?

The answer is a simple one, this is an exciting opportunity to join our school following its “Good” Ofsted inspection in November 2022, to help achieve ‘excellence’ in all we do, and this includes our people.

You want be part of a strong and successful Learning Support Team at Breckland School, delivering exceptionally rich interventions, which develops students into independent and confident learners. You will work as part of an experienced and friendly team who collaborate and work together.

It is important to belong at work and the work you do is relied upon by our students, so even small positive differences which are made, make people very happy. We want to ensure you have a good work life balance and one of the ways we achieve this is by having a two-week autumn half term break.

You can view a full list of requirements and further information about the school and Trust in the candidate pack. If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role, even if you don’t meet all the requirements, please apply as we may be able to support you in any areas for development or we may have alternative roles that are a good fit for you. We would appreciate the opportunity to consider your application.

We would encourage applicants to arrange a visit to our school, please contact Miss Charlotte Bussey, SENDCo cbussey@brecklandschool.co.uk or via school reception on 01842 819501.

What the school offers its staff

We will offer:

  • Job satisfaction through making a positive impact on our student’s lives
  • Friendly and supportive working environment
  • Supportive and positive management
  • Investment in your training and development
  • Excellent career development opportunities in our school and across the trust
  • Wellbeing support service and staff wellbeing day
  • Trust wide professional development and wellbeing day for all staff

At Unity Schools Partnership our objective is to smash through barriers to make remarkable change happen. We pride ourselves on being an educational organisation that puts children first, going the extra mile for the vulnerable and disadvantaged, and every one of us has an impact on unlocking our students’ potential. We are committed to providing a working environment where our employees can grow and thrive. We value collaboration, wellbeing, diversity, equality and work-life balance. Throughout our diverse family of schools and within our vibrant central hub we nurture talent, whether you are at the beginning of your career or looking to grow your expertise.

Commitment to safeguarding

Unity Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment, equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.
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About Breckland School

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
566 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01842 819501

11-16 Secondary School in Brandon, West Suffolk. Ofsted Good.

Arranging a visit to Breckland School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email cbussey@brecklandschool.co.uk.

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