Learning Support Assistant

Salary: £15,941 pro rata

Job term: Full Time, term time only (38 weeks + PD days)

Appointment: Permanent

Job Start: September 2017

Would you like to join our team of Learning Support Assistants and provide a specialist support service to our students?  Are you looking for a new opportunity that provides both challenges and rewards? How would you like the opportunity to become part of our rapidly improving school?  The working hours are full time, 40 hours per week, 8.00 am to 4.00 pm, term time only (38 weeks), plus 5 PD days.

Under the guidance of the Head of Specialist Support, you will plan and implement work programmes with individuals or groups of students to advance them in areas they find challenging e.g. literacy, numeracy etc.  You will also support students with special educational needs through the delivery of specific learning programmes and to contribute to setting Education, Health and Care Plans.

IES Breckland is a school for children aged between 11 and 16 and an important part of the community in Brandon, Suffolk.  We are a unique international school, where we are part of a large family striving for the success and happiness of our children as supported by our student ethos ‘Aim, Believe, Achieve’.  We want children to leave IES Breckland as well educated and socially developed individuals who are well prepared for the next stage in their lives.  “The Principal’s vision and commitment to the school, coupled with an ambition for every pupil to achieve as well as they can, has been adopted by the teaching and support staff” Ofsted 2015.

Closing Date: 9.00 am, 15 July 2017

Interviews: week commencing 17 July 2017

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Application Form 

If you have any queries or to return completed application forms, please contact Angela Bull, Business Manager on 01842 819122 / 07921 841562 or abull@breckland.iesschools.co.uk

IES Breckland is committed equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.