Learning Support Worker (Level 1)

Belmont School Vacancy 

Learning Support Worker (Level 1)
Required ASAP – Fixed Term Contract to 31/12/19 

Do you have the skills, passion, and creativity to join our outstanding special school? Belmont school caters for 125 pupils with moderate or complex learning difficulties.

An opportunity has arisen to join our team as a Learning Support Worker, Level 1 to support our pupils in the primary department.  Applicants will be expected to support the Class Teacher and Class Learning Support Worker with the day to day activities with the pupils in a positive and engaging manner.

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is looking for the opportunity to learn and develop their skills working with SEND students.

This post is 32½ hrs/week term-time only, plus INSET.  The hours of work are 8.30am to 3.05pm Monday, Tuesday and Friday; 8.30am to 3.40pm Wednesday and 8.30am to 4.10pm Thursday (which takes into account a weekly staff meeting after school of approximately 1 hour, currently Thursdays).  You will be entitled to 25 minutes lunch break.

The salary for this position is Grade E Pt 13 – 19 (£17,391 – £19,446 pa pro rata) this equates to an actual annual salary of £13,052 to £14,594 depending upon the scale point upon which the appointment is made.

Belmont School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share the same commitment.  Appointment is subject to satisfactory references, enhanced DBS disclosure, disqualification disclosures and pre-employment health checks.

Application pack and details are available to download from the links below, e-mail secretary@belmont.gloucs.sch.uk or contact the School Office on 01242 216180.  Applications must be submitted on the Gloucestershire County Council Application Form (CVs will not be accepted).  Please return your application by e-mail or post to Belmont School, Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham, Glos, GL51 3AT, by noon on the closing date of Monday 14th January 2019.


Closing date:           14/1/19

Interview date:      18/1/19

Start date:               ASAP

Click on links below:

Job Specification, Person Specification, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form