Learning Support Assistant L2 Visual Impairment

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 03/07/2020 12:00
£14,790 - £15,085 per annum
Hours per week:
32.5hrs/week - term time only (plus PD days as required)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Northfield School and Sports College
Closing date:
3 Jul
Further Information

Start: September 2020. Temporary 1 year in the first instance.

Staff morale is strong. Staff are unified and motivated'
'Staff say the headteacher and other leaders are 'genuine' in their attempts to lessen
workload and improve well-being' Ofsted January 2020

Northfield School is a large 11-16 school and specialist sports college. We are an ambitious and inclusive school with state of the art facilities and interactive technology in a well-resourced newly refurbished main building and a separate new Year 7 school.

Following an inspection in January 2020, Ofsted judged that the school continues to be good and acknowledged all the positive work being undertaken to improve it further. This is a great time to join the school.

We are looking to appoint a positive, flexible, proactive and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant. The successful candidate will be a patient and caring individual who can provide effective enhanced support to Visually Impaired students, with a strong emphasis on developing student confidence and promoting independent learning. Experience of working with young people with a visual impairment and/or an ability to communicate using braille would be an advantage; however is not a requirement for the role.

We can offer you:
- an enthusiastic, talented and supportive team
- a newly refurbished and well resourced teaching and learning environment
- excellent opportunities for CPD
- a staff health and well-being programme
- a warm, friendly and positive working environment where everyone is valued

An official application form and further details are available on our web page www.northfieldssc.org
and should be returned to HR@northfieldssc.org by 12 noon on the closing date.

Alternatively, applications are also accepted by post (FAO Catherine Frost). NB: we do not accept CV's.

Visits to the school are welcome by appointment; please call Catherine Frost or email using the details above.

Northfield School & Sports College
Thames Road, Billingham, TS22 5EG
Tel: 01642 557373
Headteacher: Mr R J Henderson
Email: northfield.schoolt@northfieldssc.org
Website: www.northfieldssc.org

The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.