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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    24 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Contract type


Actual salary

BET Grade 3A-E (Actual salary £15,612-£16,305)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Learning Support Mentor

BET Grade 3A-E (Actual salary £15,612-£16,305) based on 28.75 hours a week (term time only, including inset days)

Variable hours available

Are you an outstanding Learning Support Practitioner looking for an exciting new opportunity?

We are looking for individuals to join our friendly, supportive team working primarily with our SEND students, helping them to access the national curriculum as well as wider school activities. This is a rewarding role helping young people to achieve their full potential. The successful candidate will occasionally be required to work with students with complex needs for which full training will be provided. This position is for you if you are:

Do you have?

  • A flexible attitude to react to different situations throughout the school day and the ability to use your own initiative within the learning environment.
  • Experience of working calmly under pressure
  • The ability to communicate effectively with anyone, especially young people, and work effectively both on your own and within a team
  • Maths and English GCSE Grade 4 or above (or equivalent).

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • Rewarding work in a highly motivated team of colleagues
  • Local Government (Defined Benefit) Pension Scheme
  • Free access to an Employee Assistance programme, Retail and other discounts, Cycle to Work scheme
  • The benefit of being part of a multi-academy trust offering the support of experienced colleagues across our schools and greater opportunities for career progression

Further details about the role

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Maggie Martin, SENCo (mmartin@sgs.uk.net)

Early applicants are welcome and we reserve the right to interview and appoint should a suitable applicant apply before the closing date.

Commitment to safeguarding

Bohunt Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. Applications from two people to make a single FTE job share welcome. The successful candidate(s) will be subject to pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@sgs.uk.net

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About Steyning Grammar School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
2206 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01903 814555

Arranging a visit to Steyning Grammar School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email llongster@sgs.uk.net.

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