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School Name Lansbury Bridge School and Sports College
School Address Lansbury Ave, Saint Helens WA9 1TB Tel: 01744 678589
Job Title Learning Assistant (Level 2) - 1:1 Subject to Funding Post
Job reference LBLA1
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade SCP 3 plus Special Needs Allowance, pro rata for term-time only
Pay From: £15202.05 To: £15355.43
Hours 32.5 hours per week (term time plus 5 INSET days)
Closing date 07 September 2022 (12pm)
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Job Description
The Governing Body are seeking to appoint a 1:1 Level 2 Learning Assistant to join our happy and successful team. This post is dependent on funding. The successful candidate will work within a class team with their 1:1 young person, who will be in Year 6. Start date will be September/October 2022 – as soon as clearances are in place.

Experience of working with children with SEN and ASC/behavioural difficulties would be an advantage.

Lansbury Bridge School & Sports College is a generic special school which caters for 222 children and young people, aged 3-16. All of our pupils have complex needs and have an EHCP in place. The majority of pupils have profound, severe or moderate learning difficulties while over 50% also have a diagnosis of ASC. A number have additional sensory, physical and medical difficulties.

We have high expectations of our staff, in order to get the best outcomes for our wonderful pupils.
If you are child centred, hard-working and of a positive disposition, we'd love to hear from you.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Previous applicants need not apply.

Purpose of the Role

Along with the 1:1 support of a Year 6 child the successful candidate will work with and supervise individuals and groups of children under the direction/instruction of teaching and/or senior staff, inclusive of specific individual learning needs, enabling access to learning for all pupils and assistance and support in classroom management and behaviour techniques.

Routine, structure and the support of consistent staff is of great benefit for our pupils, therefore reliable staff with great attendance records are encouraged to be a part of our team.

Key Dates
Closing Date: 7th September 2022, 12pm
Interviews: TBC

Applications should be submitted online or returned to the school for the attention of Mrs Cathryn Lewin, School Business Manager, on or before the closing date.
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Job Application Packs
LA2 Job Description (inc Extended Services) SCP 3 the old SCP 10.docx
LA2 PS LA Generic Version 2019.docx
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