Learning Support Assistant (SEND Team) | £16456 - £17813 | Penistone Grammar School
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The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Wednesday 31 August 2022 at 4.00pm.

 Learning Support Assistant (SEND Team)

Penistone Grammar School

 

It takes a whole team to make our school a safe and happy place for our students to learn and we are looking to recruit a proactive and innovative person to join our associate staff team, who has the enthusiasm, drive and determination to make a difference in the life of our students.

 

Contract:               Full time

Hours of Work:      35 hours per week, 39 weeks term time.

Salary Range:       Grade 4 Points 7 – 11 (£20444-£22129)

Actual Salary:        £16456 - £17813 per annum

Start Date:             September 2022

 

About the role:

 

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our SEND team who has the determination and enthusiasm to make a difference in the life of each and every student you work with.  You will share our vision and will have the ability to inspire our young people to achieve more than they believe is possible.  We are looking for someone to support our students specifically with Mathematics

 

As a school, we pride ourselves on innovative practice which is fully inclusive and provides opportunities for all.  A school where the standard of teaching and learning is consistently high and where every member of staff, regardless of their role, shares a commitment to the success of all students, both academically and pastorally. Learning Support Assistants work with students with a variety of special educational needs and disabilities which may include emotional and behavioural, physical, learning, medical and communication difficulties. This will be both in the classroom mainstream school setting and with small groups of students.

 

The successful candidate should have previous experience of working with students with a variety of needs and will be excited at the opportunity of developing their career. A Level Mathematics or a good grade at GCSE would be advantageous.

 

About our school:

 

Our school culture is built around our 5 Core Values: Aim High, Be Brave, Be Determined, Be Proud and Be Supportive.  We are also extremely proud of our Values Driven approach. We are a vibrant, oversubscribed 11 to 18 comprehensive school with excellent GCSE results across all subjects and are recognised as one of the highest performing schools in the region in terms of Key Stage 4 outcomes.  Our A level results and destinations are equally impressive, with the school placed in the top 10% in the country for the last 3 years of validated outcomes, and over 98% of students gaining entrance to their preferred choice of university in 2021.

 

We are committed to professional development for all staff, regardless of role.  We have an innovative staff development programme, which truly empowers teachers to take control of their own professional development through a supportive peer-coaching model.  Regardless of what point you are at in your career and whatever your aspirations may be, Penistone Grammar School can support you to achieve them.

 

 

As a school, we pride ourselves on innovative practice, consistently high standards of teaching and learning, and a commitment to the success of all students, both academically and pastorally. If you share our vision, we want you to be part of our team.

 

 

How to Apply?

 

Please download the application form and pack from https://penistone-gs.uk/current-vacancies

 

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Wednesday 31 August at 4.00pm. Interviews are expected to be held w/c 5 September 2022.

 

Penistone Grammar School, Huddersfield Road, Sheffield, S36 7BX

01226 762 114 - www.penistone-gs.uk - @PGSALC

 

Vacancy Description
The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Wednesday 31 August 2022 at 4.00pm.
 

 Learning Support Assistant (SEND Team)

Penistone Grammar School

 

It takes a whole team to make our school a safe and happy place for our students to learn and we are looking to recruit a proactive and innovative person to join our associate staff team, who has the enthusiasm, drive and determination to make a difference in the life of our students.

 

Contract:               Full time

Hours of Work:      35 hours per week, 39 weeks term time.

Salary Range:       Grade 4 Points 7 – 11 (£20444-£22129)

Actual Salary:        £16456 - £17813 per annum

Start Date:             September 2022

 

About the role:

 

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our SEND team who has the determination and enthusiasm to make a difference in the life of each and every student you work with.  You will share our vision and will have the ability to inspire our young people to achieve more than they believe is possible.  We are looking for someone to support our students specifically with Mathematics

 

As a school, we pride ourselves on innovative practice which is fully inclusive and provides opportunities for all.  A school where the standard of teaching and learning is consistently high and where every member of staff, regardless of their role, shares a commitment to the success of all students, both academically and pastorally. Learning Support Assistants work with students with a variety of special educational needs and disabilities which may include emotional and behavioural, physical, learning, medical and communication difficulties. This will be both in the classroom mainstream school setting and with small groups of students.

 

The successful candidate should have previous experience of working with students with a variety of needs and will be excited at the opportunity of developing their career. A Level Mathematics or a good grade at GCSE would be advantageous.

 

About our school:

 

Our school culture is built around our 5 Core Values: Aim High, Be Brave, Be Determined, Be Proud and Be Supportive.  We are also extremely proud of our Values Driven approach. We are a vibrant, oversubscribed 11 to 18 comprehensive school with excellent GCSE results across all subjects and are recognised as one of the highest performing schools in the region in terms of Key Stage 4 outcomes.  Our A level results and destinations are equally impressive, with the school placed in the top 10% in the country for the last 3 years of validated outcomes, and over 98% of students gaining entrance to their preferred choice of university in 2021.

 

We are committed to professional development for all staff, regardless of role.  We have an innovative staff development programme, which truly empowers teachers to take control of their own professional development through a supportive peer-coaching model.  Regardless of what point you are at in your career and whatever your aspirations may be, Penistone Grammar School can support you to achieve them.

 

 

As a school, we pride ourselves on innovative practice, consistently high standards of teaching and learning, and a commitment to the success of all students, both academically and pastorally. If you share our vision, we want you to be part of our team.

 

 

How to Apply?

 

Please download the application form and pack from https://penistone-gs.uk/current-vacancies

 

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Wednesday 31 August at 4.00pm. Interviews are expected to be held w/c 5 September 2022.

 

Penistone Grammar School, Huddersfield Road, Sheffield, S36 7BX

01226 762 114 - www.penistone-gs.uk - @PGSALC