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School Name Newton-le-Willows Primary School
School Address Sanderling Rd, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9UF Tel: 01744 678390
Job Title Learning Assistant Level 2 & SEN - Communication Support Worker
Job reference NBLA2
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade NJC scp 03
Pay From: £11693.88 To: £11811.87
Hours 25 hours per week, Term time only
Closing date 06 July 2022
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Job Description

The Governors of Newton-le-Willows Primary School are seeking to appoint a temporary skilled, caring, thoughtful and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to support a pupil with a hearing impairment. It would therefore be essential for any prospective candidates to hold a British Sign Language (BSL) Level 3 qualification. The prospective candidate should also have work experience in a primary school setting, ideally within Nursery or Reception.

At Newton Primary, you will work with teachers to raise the learning and attainment of pupils whilst also promoting pupil independence, self-esteem and social inclusion. You will assist pupils so they can access the curriculum, participate in learning, and experience a sense of achievement.

Candidates must be resilient and reflective of their practice and continuing professional development. Candidates must also be able to work as part of a skilled, well - informed and positive team of staff and be able to think creatively to meet pupils’ needs.

The school, in return, can offer an opportunity to make a positive contribution to the life of the school and wider community and extensive training opportunities.

Closing Date: Wednesday 6th July 2022

Shortlisting: Thursday 7th July 2022

Interviews/Task: Monday 11th July 2022 (am)

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

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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