Learning Support Assistants

Bedford College Academies Trust (BCAT) was created to drive up local educational standards and has an impressive track record of success. The Trust believes our region deserves outstanding schools and its commitment to Bedfordshire means that all of our resources are focussed on education for the local community.  BCAT is seeking to appoint the following individuals for Wixams Academy from September 2019:

Learning Support Assistants

We require five committed and skilled Learning Support Assistants to join our Student Support Team.  Your role will involve some 1-to-1 and small group work with students as well as providing general learning support to all of our students. 

Experience of working with students with specific learning and social-emotional needs would be an advantage e.g. experience with working with children on the autistic spectrum and those with social, emotional and behavioural needs would be an advantage. 

Salary Range: £16,400 - £18,500 FTE/pro-rata dependent on experience

Working Pattern: Term time plus one additional week (39 weeks)

Hours: 8 hours/day, 40 Hours per week.


Closing date: 7th June 2019

Start date: 2nd September 2018

BCAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

Completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form to be sent to: [email protected]