Learning Support Assistants

(£16,942 - £18,195 per annum (FTE £21,591 - £23,187pa) Grade D, Point 15-20. Can be negotiated on appointment, depending on experience and qualifications.)
Location: Dysart School, Surbiton KT6 6HJ Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 8.45am – 4.00pm. Some flexibility will be considered around these hours

Closing Date: 24/06/2020


Job Description

LSA Job Description Grade D

Person Specification

Experience of working with pupils with SEN is desirable but not essential.  What is imperative is that you have high expectations, a sense of humour, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our fantastic children. The successful candidates will play a crucial role in supporting our pupils’ learning.

LSA Person specification Grade D

Further Information

Dysart is a vibrant and Ofsted-rated outstanding school for pupils between the ages of 4-19 who have severe and complex learning disabilities, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  Our vision places our learners and their families at the heart of everything we do.

Dysart School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC & AT) which is a family of specialist education providers. OHC & AT provides a stimulating yet safe learning environment enabling each pupil/student to achieve to their maximum potential whilst managing their specialist and complex physical, health and learning needs.

Application Guidance

For further details please contact the school either by telephone or email.

Completed application forms must be submitted to apply for this position, CV’s are not accepted. 

Please email your completed application form to: recruitment-dysart@dysartschool.org

Closing date:  Wednesday 24th June 2020 at midday

Interviews:  Monday 29th June 2020

Dysart School is committed to the protection of children and an enhanced DBS check will be required for these positions.

You are rightly proud of your work around pupil wellbeing, and ensuring pupils are ready for learning.  This has enabled you to establish a calm and purposeful learning environment for pupils with considerable needs.

Ofsted 2018

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