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Learning Support Assistant - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Stone Bay School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-7058-49S
  • Posted:07/02/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:01/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 11th March 2019


Due to increasing student number we require a Learning Support Assistant (Permanent contract)



Kent Range 3

Salary £15,628-£17,188 (pro-rata) with Special Needs Allowance in addition.


We specialise in providing both day and residential education for students aged 8 to 19 years who have profound, severe and complex additional needs, most come with a diagnosed autistic spectrum disorder and all have a statement of special educational need or an Education Health & Care plan.


We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic individual to assist in the education of our challenging young students and help achieve their best potential. You will be flexible, passionate and prepared to go that extra mile.  Specific training will be provided and a rewarding and challenging role awaits the right individual.


Stone Bay School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. These posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, two satisfactory references, an adequate pre-employment health check and verification of the right to work in the UK.


For an application form and job description please speak to the school office or e-mail:  office@stone-bay.kent.sch.uk   Applications to be received by Noon on Friday 1st March 2019.  Interviews will be held week commencing 11th March 2019.

Information about the school

Stone Bay School specialises in providing both day and residential education for pupils aged 8 to 19 years who have a diagnosed autistic spectrum disorder, profound, severe and complex needs and additional comorbidities. We currently provide for around 60 pupils.
This is a very exciting time to be joining the school as our roll is continuing to grow and from September 2019 we hope to be adding to our provision with places for pupils in KS1.

Our school is situated on Stone Bay in Broadstairs in a beautiful Victorian building overlooking the sea. The local coastal environment provides many unique and enjoyable learning opportunities for our pupils.

We believe that every student is entitled to the very best possible education, delivered in an environment that is safe, caring and happy. We use an innovative and personalised curriculum which meets the needs of all pupils with a strong focus on communication, engagement and independence.

At Stone Bay School every staff member is involved in ensuring we get this just right for all our pupils and I would encourage you to come and visit if you want to learn more about us.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 866652


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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.