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Learning Support Assistant - Term Time

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-5412-49S
  • Posted:30/01/2020
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 (£17,365 - £17,411 pro rata)
  • Start Date:20th April 2020
  • App Close Date:21/02/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Learning Support working within the schools Resourced Provision for students with ASD as well as within the wider school


Salary: Kent Range 3 (£17,365 – £17,411 Pro rata) - 35hrs per week, 39 weeks p.a. (Term Time + 5 Training Days) 

Start Date : Monday 20th April 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed Learning Support Assistant to join the ASD provision at Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys. We are looking for a committed individual to work under the guidance of the SENCO to assist in the educational and social development needs of students.

The successful candidate will develop positive relationships with students, parents, staff and agencies to help support our students to reach their potential. They will need to be a motivated individual, who is both able to work independently as well as within a team. A friendly and positive approach to teaching and learning is necessary, with the ability to engage with and embrace a range of areas of specialism.

The role allows for potential progression and will be an invaluable learning opportunity for those wishing to consider a role in teaching or advance in their educational career. A track record of working with students with SEND is advantageous, but not a necessity as other experience will be taken into consideration.

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing Date: 12.00 noon, Friday 21st February 2020

An application form and further information can be found on the school’s website www.thelangton.org.uk, please send completed applications to Sue Rollinson at srollinson@thelangton.kent.sch.uk                                    

(Please note we are unable to accept CV’s.)

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is one of the leading grammar schools in Kent with a national reputation for innovation and academic excellence.

Information about the school

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is a school community of nearly 1000 students and staff set in the Kent countryside on the outskirts of the medieval city of Canterbury. We enjoy a high reputation locally and nationally as a school with an enviable academic record consequent upon inspirational teaching and top quality pastoral care. We also consider ourselves to be in the vanguard of English schools developing a ‘futures’ strategy and applying innovative approaches to teaching and learning.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Tracy Kelk
  • Address:Langton Lane, Nackington Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 7AS
  • Telephone: (01227) 463567
  • Email: tkelk@thelangton.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01227) 456486


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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.