Learning Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00000785-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Inaura School
  • Location: Bridgwater, Somerset
  • Salary: £18,635
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Learning Support Worker : Inaura School

Salary: £18,635 pa (Full Gross annual salary)

Full time – 37 hours per week (will consider part-time and job share)

 Please note that we have a number of LSW positions currently available

Closing Date:   Thursday 10th February 2022

Please note we are recruiting for more than one Learning Support Worker and for this reason we may employ a candidate before this date, however,  all applicants will be considered until the closing date.

Needed at Inaura independent school to:-
Deliver 1:1 personalised learning to students.
Safeguard students’ welfare
Previous experience of working in a school setting not essential

We offer a pension and Employee Assistance Programme for all staff

 Essential

Skills to work appropriately and effectively with individual students

Able to promote their social and emotional development

Able to respond calmly and effectively to displayed behaviours

The confidence to work independently

Excellent communication skills

Use of own car for work

Working location across three sites near Wedmore, East Huntspill near Burnham on Sea and Burrowbridge near Bridgwater and Taunton. 

 

Desirable

Experience of working with young people with special educational needs and disability

Good working knowledge of Safeguarding and Health and Safety

Experience or Knowledge of National Curriculum subjects

A Teaching Assistant qualification or willingness to gain one (training available)

Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

 

We welcome applications from both males & females.  We are an equal opportunities employer. Please visit our website www.inauraschool.org for information about our school.

 

Inaura School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references, medical fitness and enhanced DBS clearance.

 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

 

Please email recruitment@inauraschool.org or write to Recruitment at Inaura School, Moorview House, Burrowbridge, Bridgwater, Somerset TA7 0RB to request an application pack.