Individual Support Assistant Year 1
Individual Support Assistant to Support Key Stage 1 Children with speech and language difficulties and learning and physical support
Employer: Langley Park Primary School (Langley Park Learning Trust)
Salary: Scale 2, Point 3 (FTE £20,835 / £13,534 act p/a)
Location: Beckenham, Kent
Job Type: Part time position 26.5 hours/wk 8:30am to 3:00pm (45 minute lunch) 39wks per year
Job Starts: ASAP (flexibility on start date for suitable candidate)
Langley Park Primary School (LPPS) opened in September 2016. This is a brand new school, which is a part of the Langley Park Learning Trust. Our new building opened in September 2018 close to the two Langley secondary schools. The school is a two-form entry school for children aged 4–11 years old. Currently we have children in Reception through to Year 5.
Langley Park Primary School is a local school for local families in an area where primary schools are heavily oversubscribed and parents need more choice.
We are looking to appoint an Individual Support Assistant to work with 2 children in Year 1. We are looking for staff who are enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational; support assistants who have the desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our children.
The ideal candidates will:
- Show initiative, provide intervention, promote independent learning and work successfully as part of a team;
- Have knowledge of the KS1 curriculum
- Have high expectations of all children for learning and behaviour
- Be able to manage time effectively and balance different priorities
We can offer:
- Excellent facilities within a modern building
- The opportunity to join a new school and be a founding member of our team
- A commitment to a wide range of professional development
A supportive community of colleagues within the multi-academy trustIf you are an excellent individual support assistant or teaching assistant who has a passion for learning then please contact Mrs Louise Marrison, SENCO, on 020 8639 5300, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to further discuss the school and role.
Langley Park Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
We reserve the right to appoint upon application so early application is recommended.
Closing date for applications: Monday 27th September 2021 at 9am
Interviews and assessments: Thursday 30th September 2021
Candidates who have not been contacted by this date should assume their application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.