28 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    15 August 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114.00 - £25,979.00 Annually (FTE) Actual salary between £15,670 and £17,613 plus SEN Allowance of £1,343

Learning Support Assistant - Visually Impaired - 1 year FTC job summary

We are seeking an enthusiastic, supportive, and committed Learning Support Assistant to work with visually impaired students. You will support students with vision impairments to further aid them in experiencing achievements, independence, and self-determination.

The successful candidate will support the learning of the students on a one-to-one or small group basis providing direct support as required. Previous experience of working with visual impairments and writing braille is desirable but not essential

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to join our supportive and friendly school that is committed to achieving high standards across all stages of the curriculum. Achieving the best outcomes for our students is our priority through the continued development of high-quality pedagogy embedded across the school.

In return, we offer you:

  • an incredibly supportive group of colleagues and leaders
  • comprehensive induction programme with a commitment to CPD
  • Care First employee assistance programme
  • non-contributory membership of Benenden private health care cover
  • membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • two-week, half-term break in October
  • cycle to work scheme

For further details on this role and to apply please visit the school’s careers page Our Vacancies - The Robert Napier School.

Visits to the School are strongly encouraged. For further information and to arrange a visit, please contact Julie Rance via email jrance@robertnapier.org.uk

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date and/or interview date where interest and applications received are high, therefore we encourage early applications.

Safeguarding commitment

Beyond Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All post holders in a regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory "Disclosing and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check".

Equality & Inclusivity Statement

At Beyond Schools Trust we strive to be a diverse and inclusive workplace where we can ALL be ourselves. We particularly encourage applications from under-represented communities, including but not limited to those who identify as Black, Asian or from a minority ethnic background.

Commitment to safeguarding

Beyond Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All post holders in a regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory "Disclosing and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check".

Applying for the job

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Using the application form

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Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About The Robert Napier School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1050 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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