Student Support Assistant – closing date 22 November 2020

Red Balloon-Reading, which recovers severely bullied and traumatised children, seeks a Student Support Assistant.

Applicants should be educated to GCSE level, with experience of working with children and young people. The successful candidate will support students in their academic and creative work, accompany them on trips, initiate sporting and other activities, and act as a listener and mentor when appropriate in this unique learning and restorative community. A particular interest in PE and/or outdoor learning would be preferable but not essential.

The main responsibilities are to be a participating member of the community, to support the philosophy of Red Balloon, help with day-to-day duties and to co-operate with the staff in running the Centre.

Address Line 1
220 Kings Road
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Central Reading
£19,750 pa
Christina Pepper, Head of Centre
Main contact telephone
0118 958 3004
How to apply

Please email or see our website for an application pack.

Open for applications from
23 October 2020
Closing date for applications
11 November 2020
Scheduled interview date
16 November 2020
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates