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Learning Support Assistant - must have experience of supporting SEND children

  • Employer: Selwyn Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/22/211792
  • Published: Fri 16/09/2022, 14:17 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/09/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: NJC Scale 3 - qualified
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Selwyn Primary School, Newham

Job starts: As soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and energetic Learning Support Assistant to join our dynamic school team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an LSA who has experience of supporting children with SEN who require a bespoke curriculum which meets their individual needs.

Selwyn is an outstanding Primary School (Ofsted March 2019) in Plaistow, East London. We are the resourced provision for deaf children in Newham and serve a richly diverse community.

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant who:
● Has evidence of effectively supporting children who require bespoke support
● High expectations of pupil outcomes, in particular- high expectations of the achievement of children with moderate to complex learning difficulties
● Excellent organisational skills
● A strong work ethic and the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and parents
● The ability to create a stimulating and inclusive learning environment where all pupils make good and better progress
● A commitment to own professional development and willing to undertake specialised training
● Experience of working with pupils with a range of special educational needs
● Good communication skills and is able to work within a supportive framework of colleagues and parents

We can offer you:
● Quality first professional development
● Curious children, who love learning
● A supportive, forward thinking, and dedicated team of colleagues
● An energetic and sociable team

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to take an English and maths test as part of the interview process.

We welcome visits from potential candidates. To arrange a visit, please contact the school office on 02084716173 to speak to: Deputy Head teacher: Claire Stewart

Further information about our school can be found on our website - Selwyn Primary Website

Closing Date: 30.09.22
Short-Listing: 30.09.22
Interviews: w/c 3rd October 2022

Selwyn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all our staff to share this commitment. All staff are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check as well as qualifications and reference checks. A disqualification declaration questionnaire maybe required for this post.

How to Apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the JGP Support Team. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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  • Employer: Selwyn Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/22/211792
  • Published: Fri 16/09/2022, 14:17 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/09/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: NJC Scale 3 - qualified
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Selwyn Primary School, Newham

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