Learning Support Assistant - SEND Academy

Newbridge School, Romford, Essex, RM6 4TR

This job expired on 28 November 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£16,553.29 - £17,461.60 actual salary (subject to change to include support staff pay award 2022)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint highly motivated and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistants to be part of our schools:

  • A fun-loving attitude that makes every pupil feel valued as playing and interacting with the learners is essential
  • A high level of multitasking is essential - this is a busy hardworking environment
  • A calm and sensitive approach
  • A willingness to learn and develop your own skills and abilities to best support our pupils
  • Resilience- as there are times when things are a challenge both mentally and physically.
  • Have NVQ2 in Childcare or equivalent qualification
  • Finally, you must be prepared to feel special and important to many children and young people and their families. There is simply no other job quite like it.

What the school offers its staff

Do you want to join an outstanding Trust and want to be part of a team that is on an exciting journey? Astrum Multi Academy Trust is a highly respected trust formed in 2017 catering for pupils with a range of Complex Special Educational Needs and disabilities. We are seeking to appoint LSA’s who are professional, dedicated and are prepared to have a lot of fun in the workplace. Laughter is something you can expect to engage in for a large part of your working day. Our schools are all based across the London Borough of Redbridge and have great transport links from London and beyond.

Newbridge School is a three times outstanding and Nursery World award winning, forward thinking, highly specialised day school for children and young people aged 2 -19 years old. Newbridge School is across two sites, Lower and Upper School.

We are dedicated to providing a range of induction and continuing professional development opportunities to the successful candidate and look forward to hearing from applicants with suitable skills and experience.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and therefore follow safer recruitment guidelines. We are not able to accept CVs. All applicants must complete the Trust's application form to be considered for the role.
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About Newbridge School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 19
School size
152 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number

We are a three times outstanding split site special school academy catering for children and young people between the ages of two and nineteen years who have a complex learning difficulty, often accompanied by additional special educational needs, which may include; Physical disabilities Sensory impairments Autistic Spectrum disorders Associated behaviour SEMH Medical needs We are part of the Astrum Multi Academy Trust with two school sites, which are within one mile of each other. Lower School is for pupils in Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 and Upper School for students in Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and 16-19. Pupils transfer from Gresham Drive to Barley Lane Campus at the end of Key Stage 2 and are supported to do this through a well-planned transition programme. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to find out more about our work or request paper copies of some of the information.

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