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Literacy Support Assistant - Fixed Term

Thamesview School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-5407-296S
  • Posted:05/02/2019
  • Pay:Thamesview Salary Scale KR4 Point 9 to 12
  • Start Date:Feb 2019
  • App Close Date:25/02/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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Literacy Support Assistant

27 hours a week (5 days)

Term time only - 39 wks per year (including Staff Development Days)

Kent Range 4, Point 9 – Point 12 £17,189 to £18,058 pa

Pro rata £10,584.50 - £11,119.60 pa

FIXED TERM CONTRACT INITIALLY – 1 YEAR BASED ON FUNDING

We are looking to appoint two new members of staff to support the Year 7 catch-up programme and enhance the literacy and numeracy levels of identified students who have a range of individual learning needs and have fallen behind in these areas. This role will be focused on specific students who require additional support, and is dependent on Catch-Up Programme Funding which is secured annually. It would be an advantage to have experience of working in a similar post or school setting and a level 3 Diploma or equivalent is essential.

To apply please submit your application form with your reasons for wanting this position, together with evidence of why you are suitable for the role, and how you have developed your skills in previous roles in readiness for this position.

If you are interested in finding out more about this position please visit our website www.thamesviewsch.co.uk or email our HR Manager on k.mcgowan@thamesview.kent.sch.uk 

Closing Date:       25th February 2019 at 9.00 am

Interviews:           w/c 4th March 2019

CVs without an application form will not be accepted.

Appointment to this post is subject to a criminal background check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Thamesview School operates a no smoking policy.

Information about the school

Thamesview School is a place where every member of school is encouraged to have the highest aspirations in their personal and academic lives. Our students are encouraged to become globally aware citizens who embrace high moral standards.

We place Teaching and Learning at the very core of everything we do and are committed to empowering students to become:

• aspirational • confident in learning • adaptable • creative • responsible

Our school emphasises the importance of core skills and the importance of the fundamental skills involved, particularly in English and maths, and in all other curriculum areas. Our rich curriculum enables each student to make progress on a pathway which is right for them. This means that the school offers both academic and vocational qualifications so that each individual is fully prepared to maintain strong habits of learning throughout their lives and to be fully prepared to participate in society as lifelong learners.

Thamesview School cares for its students so that everyone feels safe and is able to learn. Our ethos of care and respect permeates through every aspect of school life. Students are encouraged to act with integrity and honesty in every aspect of their lives and to ensure that they leave school with a tenacity to succeed and willingness to make positive contributions to our society.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.