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  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    8 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - 32 hrs and 55 mins pw, Monday to Friday inclusive. Term time plus five training days.

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

£17,984 - £18,284 (Level 2. SCP 5-6)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We’re looking to recruit a Learning Support Assistant, based within our SEN Department at Co-op Academy Grange.

  • You’ll find this job rewarding as you will help make a difference to the lives of young people by providing in classroom support for students

  • You’ll deliver interventions to individuals or small groups, particularly for students with special educational needs

  • You’ll work under the guidance of the SENDCo and Inclusion Manager to deliver special educational needs interventions for individual (and groups of) students

  • You’ll assist the SENDCo and Inclusion Managers with the development and implementation of student learning plans and help provide individual pastoral support to pupils

  • You’ll do this by developing constructive relationships with individuals and responding to their individual needs, whilst acting as a role model

  • Support the assessment of pupils to determine those in need of particular help and support.

It is essential you have experience of working with young people with special educational needs. Experience of behaviour management or physical intervention is also essential.

You’ll have a NVQ2 for Teaching Assistants or an equivalent qualification, and be willing to learn a range of new skills. If you meet these criteria and have good communication skills we would love to hear from you.

What the school offers its staff

Why us?

What our team does really counts. And we offer a wide range of benefits and rewards to recognise the part you play in our success. Whether they benefit your finances, your well-being, or your family, in or outside work. You are important to us!

Benefits include:

  • Supportive Academy Leadership Team

  • Wellbeing Group, with activities! Local government pension scheme and recognised continuous service

  • Co-operative flexible benefits, including cycle to work and 20% Co-op discount and 10% from non-branded products. Discount on Co-op services (insurance & legal)

  • Free flu vaccine and eye tests with money towards glasses

  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme offering advice to you and your family around legal, financial, health as well as free counselling

  • Season ticket and rental deposit loans

  • Welcoming, friendly, supportive, effective and efficient professional/continuing professional development

Our Values

We follow the Co-op’s ‘Ways of Being’ which are:

  • Succeed together – Cooperating is what makes us different; we’re better and stronger when we work together.

  • Be yourself, always – We bring our best self to the academy, so that we each contribute and respect others for doing the same. Of course, being yourself isn’t about excusing poor behaviours that contradict our other Ways of Being Co-op.

  • Do what matters most – What matters most is ensuring that our students achieve the best possible outcomes.

  • Show you care – We care about our Trust, our colleagues, our students, their parents, our Co-op and communities, now and for the future.

So, if you believe in our values, we would love to hear from you!


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About Co-op Academy Grange

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1487 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01274 779662

Co-op Academies Trust as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels which encompass acceptance, respect and inclusion. All our colleagues are expected to demonstrate a commitment to co-operative values and principles.

Co-op Academies Trust aims to provide an outstanding education for all our learners, founded on co-operative values, at the heart of the community. It is responsible for twenty-nine academies in Leeds, Wirral, Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent with the Co-op acting as the sponsor

You’ll join a talented staff team and a successful partnership of schools which is committed to raising the educational ambitions of the communities it serves. As part of the Trust, we can offer successful candidates a huge variety of opportunities for development and progression across all phases.

This is a fantastic opportunity joining a highly motivated and forward-thinking staff team and contributing to our next level of successful development. Ofsted has judged that the school has improved after much hard work from the staff and students over the past two and a half years. Co-op Academy Grange are already working hard and looking to improve on the feedback given in the recent report.

Arranging a visit to Co-op Academy Grange

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

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