We have a vacancy in our SEN department to support pupils with a range of Special Educational Needs at KS3/KS4 in a mainstream context. The post holder will work with students who have learning, social and behavioural difficulties and support them across the curriculum.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate resilience, initiative, patience and a passion for working with and assisting young people to learn.  There are good opportunities for career progression and previous experience is not essential. Candidates must have proven literacy and numeracy skills, equivalent to GCSE grade C and above.

This post is particularly aimed at graduates considering a future career in teaching and is an excellent way to gain experience in a secondary school setting where the role of the Learning Support Assistant is valued by pupils, parents and staff.

Salary:  Scale B – from £16,905 to £17,148  pro rata – term time (39 weeks per year). Actual Salary £11,236.03 to £11,397.54

Please visit our website: for an application pack or contact 02380269026 or email:

Closing Date:   22nd June 2018 at 12pm

Interview Date: Tbc



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“Toynbee School” is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Criminal Records Bureau checks along with other relevant employment checks.”
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Please contact us if you would like to discuss the possibility of having a school experience day:

Amanda Evans:
Ben Paddington:

"a friendly school, fantastic students,
impressive results"
Toynbee School
a specialist humanities school
Mr Matthew Longden - Headteacher
Bodycoats Road, Chandler's Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO53 2PL
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