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Learning Support Assistant - Martin High School

Grade 5, 25 hours per week, 39 weeks per year.

Fixed Term Contract

Closing Date: Friday 29th May 2020

Are you passionate in making a difference to the lives of pupils with Special Educational needs? Do you have the empathy, resilience and compassion needed to join our Special Educational Needs team?

We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant for 25 hours per week, 39 weeks per year to join our Special Educational Needs team.  The successful applicant will join our dedicated team in providing first-class support to our most vulnerable pupils; some of whom have an Educational, Health and Care Plan due to their varied Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.  If you are a team player, have a desire for helping others and excellent interpersonal communication, this is a fantastic opportunity for you to utilise these skills.

Martin High School is a dynamic and focused 11-16 Academy in Anstey, Leicestershire.  Our community and passion for quality first teaching is at the heart of Martin High School.  We achieved a ‘good’ in our most recent ‘Ofsted’ inspection and look forward to appointing a candidate who is excited to join us on our road to ‘outstanding’.

If you wish to apply for this post, please write a letter of application (no more than 2 sides of A4) together with our completed application form.

All staff are responsible for the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults; we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.  All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

We welcome applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Closing date: Friday 29th May 2020 at 9:00 am.

Interview date:  Interviews will take place virtually the following week.

Please note CV's WILL NOT be accepted.

For any queries about our vacancies please contact the recruitment team: 0116 2363291 or email


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