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Learning Support Officer - Full-time/Part-time - Special Needs Position

Dartford Grammar School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5406-192S
  • Posted:16/09/2019
  • Pay:Dependant on Experience
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/10/2019 at 08:00
  • Interviews:TBA




Roll: 1501 (591 in the sixth form)

(Boys 11-18, Girls 16-18) 


Term-time + 5 INSET days 35 hours per week

Salary dependant on experience

Applications are invited from a SEND professional willing to work with a range of professionals such as occupational health and speech therapists.

Qualified Teacher Status or/and SEND qualifications are desired but not essential.

We would also be willing to consider applications from experienced colleagues interested in a part-time position.

Applicants will need to possess:

  • An excellent understanding of SEND procedures
  • An ability to work as part of a team
  • An enthusiasm for working in an educational environment
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

Dartford Grammar School is a high performing selective school, four times identified as ‘outstandingly successful’ in the Chief Inspector’s Annual Report.

Start date:  ASAP

For further details and an application form, please contact the HR Manager, Mrs A Dennett:

Telephone: 01322 223039 Ext 146; Fax: 01322 291426; Email: adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk

Please apply by letter with a completed application form to the Headmaster, Mr W J Oakes, Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent DA1 2HW.

Closing date: Monday 7th October 2019

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.


Information about the school

The Sunday Times IB School of the Year 2017 and 2020

Dartford Grammar School is a selective academy for boys, admitting girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry in each year group and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,510, including 591 in the sixth form.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 291426

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.