Learning Support Assistants

(£16,350 - £18,195 per annum)
Location: Dysart School Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 8.45am – 4.00pm, term time only (Part Time available from 8.45am – 12.45pm and 12.45pm – 4.00pm)

Closing Date: 08/01/2020


Job Description

LSA Job Description Grade C

LSA Job Description Grade D

Person Specification

Person specification Grade C

Person specification Grade D

Further Information

Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together with Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery to further education.  As an outstanding provider and Academy sponsor, Orchard Hill College has a strong track record for making a positive impact within the local communities it serves.  The College has 6 centres and the Trust is now home to 14 special schools across London, Surrey and Sussex.  As a family of specialist providers with a strong track record, we aim to provide exciting and relevant educational opportunities tailored to the needs and ambitions of our current and future pupils and students with special educational needs or who experience other barriers to learning.

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.

Application Guidance

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

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

To apply, please email your completed application to recruitment-dysart@dysartschool.org

Closing date: Wednesday 8th January 2020

Interviews:     Monday 20th January 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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