About us

The Chiltern School is an Area Special School in Central Bedfordshire. Our school is based on 2 sites. Each site offers all through education from 3-19 years. Our experienced staff provide stimulating learning opportunities addressing the needs of pupils with moderate, severe and profound learning difficulties.

Many of our pupils have associated needs which include communication and social interaction, physical, sensory and medical

About the job

Salary: £14,030 - £14,311 a year pro rata
Hours per week: 32.5 (39 weeks per year), Part time

The Chiltern School is a forward thinking ‘Centre of Excellence’, where we put the pupils at the heart of all decision making. We endeavour to take a holistic approach, valuing the whole child.

About you

We are looking for LSA Level 2 staff who “Dare to be different”. If you are passionate about education, have high aspirations for young people and you are an outstanding Learning Support Assistant with the ability to engage pupils in motivating and creative learning, come and join our talented team.

Closing date: Monday 8th June 2020
Interview date: To be confirmed

Application process

For further details and an application form please contact Karen Unsworth at The Chiltern School, Kingsland Campus, Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis LU5 5PX, telephone 01582 866972 or email kunsworth@chiltern.beds.sch.uk


Additional information

Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse, and provide effective help or advice, fluently in spoken English.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools.