Learning Support Assistant
CFS is looking to employ a Learning Support Assistant to support a child (EYFS) with an Education and Health Care Plan.
Hours of paid work
Full time 32.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday. 12 month Fixed Term Contract, term-time only. This post would also be suitable for a job share arrangement.
National Living Wage.
More about the role
We are looking for a learning support assistant to provide 1:1 learning support for a child with additional needs. Your role will involve supporting the child to engage with the Reception curriculum and provide some 1:1 interventions to promote their academic and social development.
You will be working as part of a team, under the direction of the SENDCo and teachers. Full support will be provided to take on this important role.
Additionally, the applicant must be a practising Christian (occupational requirement under Part 1 of schedule 9 to the Equality Act 2010).
Interested candidates should get in touch by emailing email@example.com to arrange an informal visit to the school and further conversation about the role. Following this an application pack can be provided.
Upon application, which will include a covering letter and a CV, short-listed candidates will be invited for interview and will require two recent employment references and a Christian character reference.
The Governors and Staff of Christian Fellowship School take seriously the responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all the children and young people entrusted to our care and it is our expectation that all staff and volunteers will share this commitment. Completion of an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check is a requirement for anyone working at the school.
Other pre-employment checks will be carried out in line with our duties as set out in Keeping Children Safe in Education (DfE 2023) and these are detailed in the application form, including consideration of the applicant’s digital footprint.
Job advert published: 01/12/2023
Applications to be received by: 19th January 2024
Interviews will take place: week beginning 29th January 2024
Anticipated start date: 19th February 2024.