The Albany School
Broadstone Road, Hornchurch, Essex RM12 4AL
Tel: 01708 691441
Head Teacher: Ms V Masson
Learning Support Assistant
APTC 2, Point 11
38 weeks per year during term time
5 days per week, 8.30am to 3.00pm, inclusive of two 30 minute unpaid breaks
Actual salary: £11,591, inclusive of 5.1 paid weeks' holiday
Fixed-Term Contract: 19th February 2018, or asap after this date, to 31st August 2018, subject to review
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team of Learning Support Assistants by working closely with class teachers and the school SENCO to support students to enable learning.
The main focus will be around literacy and numeracy. This can be through in-class support or on a one to one basis, though you will be expected to work with small groups or take on a more general teaching assistant role at times.
You will need to be flexible and have excellent inter-personal and communication skills. You will need to demonstrate competence in supporting students within a learning environment to encourage them to achieve and make good progress.
We would welcome your application if you have experience of comparable paid employment in a secondary school setting or hold an NVQ 2 or equivalent qualification.
Closing date: Wednesday 31st January 2018
Interview: Thursday 8th February 2018
This is an exciting time to be joining The Albany; we have an innovative curriculum that ensures students experience a wide range of subjects and opportunties in and outside of the classroom, as well as a new pastoral structure to support our students and our families. We offer excellent training, exciting links with other school partners and opportunities to develop and progress.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enanced Criminal Disclosure. We welcome applicants regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.
The Albany School is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with registered number 07689986. Registered office: Broadstone Road, Hornchurch, Essex RM12 4AJ