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School Name PACE
School Address Derbyshire Hill Road, St.Helens Merseyside WA9 2LH Tel: 01744 677175
Job Title Senior Learning Assistant + SEN
Job reference SLAPACE
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade SCP 7-11
Pay From: £20,354.22 To: £22,089.99
Hours 37 hours per week + 5 days
Closing date 01 December 2023 (12pm)
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Job Description
We are looking to appoint an outstanding SLA level 3 at PACE!

PACE is part of the Alternative Provision Service and is the Pupil Referral Unit for key Stage 1 and 2 children.

PACE has achieved the National Nurturing Schools kitemark and so the personal development and wellbeing of all our pupils and staff is of paramount importance.

We are looking for someone who:
· Is innovative, inspirational and has the principles of nurture at the heart of their practice.
· Is highly motivated with enthusiasm and a strong team ethic.
· Is an excellent communicator and eager to develop their skills.
· Has an understanding of working with pupils who can exhibit challenging behaviours.

The outstanding candidate would be invited to join a strong, supportive team of professionals who are passionate about wanting to make a positive difference to all the children who attend PACE.

This role will also involve one to one, in class or outreach support within the pupil’s mainstream school.

The Alternative Provision Service is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

We would warmly welcome you to visit us for an informal chat and answer any questions you may have.

To arrange a visit or for any further information please contact:

Stuart Toole on 01744 677175.

If you have any queries regarding submitting an online application please email
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Job Description- Senior Learning Assistant- PACE.pdf
Person Spec- Senior Learning Assistant- PACE.pdf
Note: CVs should not be submitted as a replacement for the online job application form.