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1:1 Learning Support Assistant

King's Group Academies
£18,329pa pro rata plus £626pa pro rata Outer London Fringe
King's Academy Oakwood, King’s Academy Binfield
Working Pattern:
Term Time
33.75 hours per week. 8.30am to 3.30pm.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
18/06/2021 at 12:00
King's Group Academies

We are looking for a passionate, talented and rigorous practitioner to join our dedicated team. The successful candidate will be part of a team of Learning Support Assistants based within our two academies. Whilst you will be primarily based within the primary phase, there may occasionally be the need for you to support within the secondary phase. 

Our new Learning Support Assistant will support children within the classroom, work with small groups and offer 1:1 support with identified students. Experience of working with students with Speech and Language difficulties and ASD would be an advantage although not essential. They will share the academy's vision and the belief that all young people can achieve. Other necessary qualities include confidentiality, efficiency and being able to work on your own initiative and under pressure and a willingness to contribute to the wider life of King’s Academy Binfield (KAB) and King’s Academy Oakwood (KAO). 

KAB opened in a superb building in September 2018 with 120 Year 7 students. KAB primary phase and KAO both opened in September 2019. As of September 2021, KAB will have Year N, Year R, Year 1, Year 2, and Year 7 through to Year 10 and KAO will have Year R, through to Year 4. Both academies are run cohesively sharing the same leadership, staff, values, curriculum, opportunities and expectations of excellence. 

The post is for a fixed term (1 year) 33.75 hours per week (8.30am to 3.30pm, 5 days pw, term time only) primary LSA. Flexibility to work additional days during the holidays may be required.

KAB and KAO are part of the King’s Group Academies MAT led by a team of former and current Ofsted ‘outstanding’ head teachers and Her Majesty’s Inspectors (HMI).  Please note link to King’s Group Academies Vision and Mission - https://kingsacademies.uk/about-us/vision-and-mission/  

King’s Academy Binfield and King’s Academy Oakwood are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an Enhanced DBS check. 

For further information or an informal discussion, please contact Jacqueline Tate, Head of Primary at jacqueline.tate@kingsacademies.uk

Completed application forms (not CVs) should be submitted to Amber Walker: amber.walker@kingsacademies.uk or by post to: Amber Walker, King's Academy Binfield, St. George's Park ​​​​, Binfield, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 4FS by midday on Friday 18th June 2021. 

Equal Opportunities

Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

To apply please download the application form directly below or from our own website: www.kgabinfield.uk, the TES website or by contacting Amber Walker, PA to the Executive Principal by email: amber.walker@kingsacademies.uk.

Completed application forms (not CVs) should be submitted to Amber Walker at amber.walker@kingsacademies.uk or by post to: King’s Academy Binfield, St George’s Park, Binfield, Bracknell RG42 4FS

Please note your employer will be Kings Academy not Bracknell Forest Council.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed