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Teaching Assistant (Learning Support Assistant - Supporting Pupils with a Visual Impairment)

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School, Durham, County Durham, DH1 4SU

This job expired on 17 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 June 2022

  • Application deadline

    17 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • 37 Hours Per Week, Term Time only (38 weeks) plus 2 weeks Mon – Thurs 8.00am – 4.00pm Fri 8.00am – 3.30pm (includes 30 mins lunch UNPAID)

Contract type

Fixed term (1 Year - Subject to Funding with possible extension)

Salary

Grade 3 (SCP 4 - 6) £19,264 - £20,043 Pro-rata

Teaching Assistant (Learning Support Assistant - Supporting Pupils with a Visual Impairment) job summary

We are looking to recruit a caring, enthusiastic and motivated Learning Support Assistant to provide direct support to a visually impaired pupil in school.

The successful candidate will provide assistance to enable the pupil to access the curriculum, develop social skills, develop independent learning and visual compensatory skills and provide indirect support by assisting in the production of resources.

If you have the passion to be a key part of the Learning Support Team and have the skills, enthusiasm and commitment to work with young people with a visual impairment, we would like to hear from you.

Experience of working in a school setting is desirable. An awareness of visual impairment would be beneficial but not essential as training will be offered to the successful candidate.

“Durham Johnston Comprehensive School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check”.

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About Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1691 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0191 384 3887

We are looking to recruit a caring, enthusiastic and motivated Learning Support Assistant to provide direct support to a visually impaired pupil in school.

Arranging a visit to Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school or have an informal discussion about the role with Miss H Davies, SENCO. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Ms L Sossong, SENCO Administrator, on 0191 384 3887 or via e-mail l.sossong@durhamjohnston.org.uk.

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