Learning Support Assistant
Location: Battle Primary Academy
Grade: SCP 15 – 21
Salary: £16,215 – £19,317 (pro-rata)
Hours: 08.10 – 16.00 (term time only)
Start Date: September 2017
Battle Primary Academy, a 2-form entry primary school based in Reading are looking to recruit a Learning Support Assistant to start in September 2017. The school has recently been judged as Requires Improvement by Ofsted, so this is an opportunity for a dedicated and high-quality member of staff to make a real difference and rapidly improve pupil outcomes.
This vacancy is ideal for an experienced Learning Support Assistant who has received a ‘Good’ or better grading from classroom observations. Your portfolio will include a proven talent for thinking clearly under pressure and a resilient and authoritative character. This vacancy is open to those who have an inspirational and motivational approach to educating the young minds of today. You will have the skills to cultivate an aspirational learning space and teach with positive and ambitious goals.
Battle Primary Academy, a member of a very supportive Academies Trust, is easily accessible by road and excellent public transport links. Pupils benefit from wonderful community ties, which not only enhance their education but also develop their social awareness. After a new breath of life and a series of new initiatives the school, it is expected to return to its rightful place as one of the high performing schools in the area.
For a learning support assistant looking for a positive work environment and excellent CPD, this is a wonderful opportunity to make an impact and be part of a success story!
The Trust is looking to fill this vacancy as soon as possible, so applicants should submit a completed application form to Mrs Louise Vymetal, Deputy Head as soon as possible, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Battle Primary Academy, Cranbury Road, Reading, RG30 2TD.
Interview date: To Be Advised
Start date: September 2017
An enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required from the successful candidate.