Learning Support Assistant for Visually Impaired Student

27.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year SCP 14 Pro Rata (actual salary £10,324 pa).  (Funding of role dependent on individual needs of student)

Learning support is required from February 2018. The successful candidate will support a Year 10 student with a visual impairment so that he can access the curriculum, participate in learning, experience a sense of achievement and develop independence in learning and other aspects of school life.  Enthusiasm, commitment to raising pupil achievement and the ability to work as a team are essential.  An interest in literacy, numeracy and/or SEND are desirable.  A GCSE qualification in English/Mathematics would be an advantage as would a teaching assistant qualification.

To apply please complete an associate staff application form and letter explaining your interest and return to applications@aldridgeschool.org

Please state which post you are interested in on your application form

Closing Date 9am 15th January 2018

Aldridge School – An Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  The post is subject to enhanced DBS and safeguarding checks.

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