1 to 1 Learning Support Assistant

Closing Date: 10 May 2024
Telephone: 01428 728000
Email: recruitment@highfieldandbrookham.co.uk
Salary: Competitive remuneration package
Employment Term: Full TimePart TimePermanent

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to provide 1:1 support for a pupil in Year 1 from September. The role is a full-time position with working hours of 8.00am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday. We will consider a job share.

You will be professional, conscientious and have a caring disposition. You will be adaptable and flexible and have the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team both within the school and with health specialists.

The following experience is desirable :-

  • A qualified teacher, ideally who has worked with children with developmental challenges and has an understanding of the need to readily adapt tasks and activities in the moment
  • Experience or training in Occupational therapy or other therapies that support children with learning challenges
  • An interest in learning and developing strategies to support the child both academically and physically

You will be supported by a strong team and will be provided with morning and afternoon refreshments and lunch during term-time.

Application Forms can be downloaded from the school website: www.highfieldandbrookham.co.uk/jobs

Applications should be addressed to: HR Manager, Highfield and Brookham School, Highfield Lane, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30 7LQ or sent via email to: recruitment@highfieldandbrookham.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 10th May

Interviews will be held as soon as suitable candidates are available, so we invite interested candidates to apply as soon as possible. We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.

Safer Recruitment: We are an I.A.P.S. co-educational Boarding and Day Pre-Prep and Prep School for 500 pupils aged 2 to 13. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants are expected to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Employer Online Service regarding prohibition orders issued by the Secretary of State and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Highfield and Brookham Schools are an Equal Opportunities Employer.