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Apprentice Learning Support Assistant - Fixed Term

Goodwin Academy, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-4023-283S
  • Posted:30/06/2022
  • Pay:£5.00 per hour
  • Start Date:1st September 2022
  • App Close Date:17/07/2022 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC


Aprentice Learning Support Assistant

Apprenticeship Scale: £5.00 per hour

Start Date: September 2022

37 hours per week – Term time only + 5 days (39 weeks a year)

(you will be paid 52 weeks a year to allow you to undertake relevant training during the holidays) 


We require an Apprentice Learning Support Assistant to join The Goodwin Academy to provide support in learning for our Key Stage 3 and 4 students.

The principal responsibilities of this post are to enable students to access learning by supervising and assisting them (one to one and in small groups) across a wide range of activities and supported learning. 

The right candidates for the roles may have previous experience of working within an education environment or have a strong urge to work with young people to support their physical and mental wellbeing. You will also possess excellent written and communication skills. Training and support will be continually provided to enable you to develop into your role and complete your apprenticeship. 


You must have a minimum of GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade Level 2) Essential 

The ideal candidates will have high levels of motivation, energy and commitment with a reflective approach to the role and the ability to work to build positive relationships with students and their parents/carers. The suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate that they can work as both part of a team and contribute to the effective organisation of the school with administrative support.


What you need to do now:

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

If you experience any issues in applying for this role via our careers site, please click here to submit an application via Microsoft Forms

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Information about the school

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust has been ranked as the highest performing trust in the South East and in the top 15 academy trusts in England, out of more than 100. – 2020 DfE report

Goodwin Academy is a vibrant and engaging key stage 3-5 mixed academy based in the heart of Deal. At Goodwin, we are committed to transforming the life chances of our students, ensuring that all are supported and encouraged to achieve their personal best. We deliver this through the BEST Agenda - ‘Be Your Best’ with BEST being an acronym for B = Brilliance, E = Enrichment, S = Society and T = Thinking.

We pride ourselves on our caring and compassionate ethos, which enables our students to grow in a supportive atmosphere conductive to their development. Where students need additional support, we meet their needs through our highly effective pastoral system

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Simon Arnold
  • Address:Hamilton Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 9BD
  • Telephone: 03333 602 210
  • Email: d.bowden@tsatrust.org.uk


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).