An opportunity has arisen to join Upton House as a Learning Support Assistant, supporting a range of pupils across the school in and outside the classroom. Our school is an exciting one to work in and we have a team of committed staff and governors who work exceptionally hard to achieve the best for our children and families.
The successful candidate must have at least an NVQ Level 3 qualification and have experience working with pupils with special educational needs. An ELSA qualification or similar is very desirable but not necessary.
A willingness to meet challenges with enthusiasm and to contribute as a team member to both the department and the whole school is essential.
This is a fixed term contract for 3 terms, working part-time, 25 hours per week – preferably 8am -1pm, Monday to Friday, however specific hours may be negotiable.
Upton House is a wonderful place to work and you will be joining a strong community focused on delivering the very best outcomes for our pupils.
The closing date for applications is 28th August 2022 . Applications will be considered upon receipt and on that basis, we reserve the right to withdraw the vacancy if the right candidate is selected. You are therefore encouraged to apply promptly.
A job description and application form can be downloaded from the school website.
Upton House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.