Learning Assistant

Ref
32521
Department
Learning Support
Location
Kingswood Primary Academy (Corby)
Salary
£17,007 - £18,672 (£11,734 - £12,883 pro rata’d)
Description

We are seeking an inspirational and adaptable Learning Assistant to join us to support our children and young people. 

The ideal Learning Assistant will reinforce the excellent work of the teaching staff by supporting individuals or small groups both within and outside of the classroom environment. You will be a professional role model to the pupils, with the confidence to challenge and the creativity to motivate. 

You will be:

  • keen to learn with a positive outlook
  • able to work on your own initiative
  • experienced in working with children
  • able to work as part of a team
  • willing to undertake training
  • enthusiastic and have the skills to challenge and motivate all our pupils. 

You will be joining a passionate group of colleagues who strive to achieve the best outcomes for pupils in all aspects of their lives.  

Experience of working with children with challenging behaviour would be an advantage. The role will involve either working one to one or in a group basis. 

In return, the academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust; look to support staff in their careers and offer first class CPD, training through the Learning Alliance and a generous pension scheme.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulation.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Contracted hours per week
30
Contracted weeks per year
39
Contract type
Permanent
Closing date
22/04/2019
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