Job Advert: Pear Tree Mead: Learning Support Assistant
Education / Wed 1st Nov 2023 at 02:30pm
PEAR Tree Mead Academy is seeking to appoint a SEND LSA to work with children who have a wide range of complex needs, which include social communication and emotional needs. (contract may be linked to a child’s funding) 25 hours per week, Term time only. Scale 3 depending on experience.
Desirable knowledge, attitudes and experience:
Experience in supporting emotional literacy and regulation
Being able to support communication difficulties / barriers.
Training in Trauma Perceptive Practice and Attachment Awareness
An awareness of supporting learning and communication through play.
A compassionate and calm approach
Good communication and team work skills
We can offer:
· a fun and committed team of professionals who work successfully together.
· a friendly, open and welcoming school where children are nurtured and thrive.
· a caring school with fantastic grounds, great outdoor learning opportunities and eco friendly beliefs.
· continued professional development
Please take a look at our website to learn more about us.
Applications should be made online via the link provided in the advert. Please ensure you complete all sections of the application form in full as incomplete application forms will not be considered. We are also no able to accept CV’s instead of a completed application form.
For further information about the vacancy or to visit the school, please contact Kate Townsend, on 01279 836181 or via email on [email protected].
Pear Tree Mead Academyis committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with Children’s Barred List check.
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