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Hinkler Academies Trust


Speech and Language Support Assistant - Kanes Hill Primary School

15 hours per week term time only - fixed term contract to August 2018.

Grade 6, Pt 20-25 (£19,694 - £22,658 pro rata) Actual Salary £6,832 - £7,861.



We are looking for an experienced Speech and Language Support Assistant, (SALSA) to work under the guidance of the Inclusion Lead / deputy Senco and the school commissioned Speech and Language Therapist (SALT), starting as soon as possible. To undertake work and a range of programmes, to enable access to learning for pupils with Speech, Language and Communication Needs. It is desirable that you will have experience of and can demonstrate some success in supporting individual pupils with SLCN. Level 2 NVQ in Maths and English is essential.


The school works closely with the school commissioned Speech and Language Therapist and liaises with a range of other agencies to provide advice and resources to effectively support individual pupils. We have a strong ethos of inclusivity and working together as part of a team.


Kanes Hill has been judged to be an Outstanding school by Ofsted. The most recent Ofsted report (November 2008) can be found at


Informal enquiries and visits to the school are strongly encouraged.


 Hinkler Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding 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 Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.


Closing date: 13th July 2017


Interview date: 17th July 2017

Speech & Language Support Assistant Application Pack