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Learning Support Assistant

Contact Information: careers@kedlestongroup.com
Location: Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Salary: £12,800 - £14,400 pro rata
Date Posted: 09/02/2020
Closing Date: 08-03-20
Job Type: part-time
Setting: Wings School, Cumbria
Job Description: No Qualifications

Learning Support Assistant (0.8FTE)

This is a part time role working 4 days per week

Salary: £12,800 - £14,400 pro rata (based on £16,000 - £18,000 FTE)

Main responsibilities:

  • To support classroom teachers in the delivery of classroom lessons and related educational activities so that students make expected or better progress academically, socially and emotionally.
  • To provide general support to the class teacher in the management and organisation of the pupils and the classroom.
  • To use behaviour management strategies effectively and in line with the school’s policy and procedures, which contribute to a purposeful learning environment.
  • To promote the inclusion of all pupils ensuring they have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.
  • To promote the interests and ensure the safety and well-being of students in accordance with good practice and the policies and procedures of the school.
  • To be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health and safety, security and confidentiality, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person.
  • To represent Kedleston and the school positively at all times by reflecting its mission statement, core philosophy and ethos and by reflecting good educational practice.

A detailed breakdown and job description is available on request.

Person Specification (Essential)

  • Evidence of successfully working with young people
  • Awareness of safeguarding young people
  • Ability to deal with challenging behaviour
  • High degree of resilience
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player

In return for your hard work and commitment to the role we will offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • The opportunity to join a supportive and well established team
  • The support to progress in your career

If you have a positive attitude, a good sense of humour and are passionate about working with Young People then we would love to hear from you.

Kedleston Group Limited is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff to act in the best interests of our pupils at all times. Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. 


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