Learning Support Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time
Start Date: Oct 2017
St Augustine Academy requires two Learning Support Assistants with experience of working in a secondary school.
One role is for our Autism Resource Centre (ARC) and the other role is for our Mainstream environment.
The aim is to support students so that they may achieve their academic potential. Emphasis is placed on the appropriate personalised strategies and interventions for each student, which will enable them to successfully manage their social and emotional development.
Applicants will need to integrate within our friendly team as well as needing excellent communication skills to develop a good relationship with students and staff.
Contract: This is a Part-time post, 37 hours per week (working 8am - 4, Monday - Thursday and 8am - 3.30pm on a Friday with half an hour lunch break. Term Time Only plus INSET days.
Salary: SAA Band 3 pt 7 - 11 GBP13,584 - GBP14,607 (FTE GBP15,864 - GBP17,058)**
** Woodard Academies Trust are committed to the Accredited Living Wage and therefore this salary is enhanced to GBP8.45 per hour.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Criminal Records Bureau.
Closing Date: 21/09/2017 at 00:00
Interviews: Shortly After the closing date
Information about the school
St Augustine Academy is an all ability school committed to providing an education that ensures that all students succeed and make the most of the opportunities and experiences available to them. Our core principles are based on developing the gifts and talents of all students, whatever they may be, and guiding them on to a career path to fulfil their aspirations.
Another core foundation of the Academy is our Faith. Our Christian inclusive ethos is encapsulated by our small community Chapter system where every student is known and nurtured. All students have the opportunity to develop their sense of spirituality, morality, self -respect and wellbeing.
We believe that students are engaged and achieve when the environment is both caring and orderly with teaching that fires their imagination and brings learning to life. With a grammar stream, our innovative curriculum and extensive Enrichment programme gives students access to those essential employability skills which future generations will need to succeed.
Vision: 'believe in more'
St Augustine Academy is a high performing school where every student is known, valued and nurtured. We want to prepare our students to be responsible, enquiring, tolerant and confident members of society who can use their talents and abilities to be successful in a world that is constantly changing.
We are committed to: Providing an inclusive community based on Christian values Developing the whole person and inspiring a confident, 'can do' attitude Encouraging individual aptitudes and interests so that students can reach their full potential both academically and personally Offering high quality CPD to staff to ensure staff and students are as successful as they can be
We have high expectations and believe in: Excellent behaviour with courtesy and respect for others The highest levels of attendance and punctuality The enjoyment of learning whilst expecting hard work from all involved in the Academy
Applications must be on the Academy form.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.