Learning Support Assistant

Job Summary
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Full time - term time
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Closed for applications on 30/11/2023 09:00
£24,294 - £26,421 (actual salary will be pro-rata to contract type)
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Closing date:
30 Nov
Further Information

Reports to: DFO/Assistant Headteacher SENDCO
Start date: Jan 24
Grade: Grade 5 (Scale point 7-12)
Salary: £24,294 - £26,421 (actual salary will be pro-rata to contract type)
Contract type: 37 hours per week, term time only, temp linked to maternity leave

Do you want to be part of a team that will help children to do the seemingly impossible?

We are looking for an exceptional Learning Support Assistant to work with students with Education Health Care Plans (EHCP). You will join a strong team providing in class, small group and 1:1 support for pupils with learning difficulties.

The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values of hard work, trust and fairness and completely committed to our mission: the school will get students to attend the best university, or real alternative, succeed in their dream job and thrive in all aspects of their life.

At Tanfield School we are creating a culture of success through the operation of strict routines and protocols, an unwavering focus on results and by offering the very best teaching and support. If you want to work in an environment where you will really make a difference, Tanfield is for you.

Why choose us?

• Culture of high expectations
• Focus on feedback NOT marking
• Weekly coaching
• Visible SLT

Learn more:


Or call the school on 01207 232881 and speak to Steven Clough, Headteacher, to discuss the role further.

Closing date for applications: 9am Thursday 30th Nov 2023

Interviews will take place: TBC

Tanfield School is committed to safeguarding children and the appointment will be subject to receipt of an Enhanced DBS clearance, safer recruitment procedures, satisfactory references and completion of a six-month probationary period.

Eden Learning Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.
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This job is closed for applications.