• Location: Swansea,
  • Subject: ALN Learning Support Worker
  • Contract:
  • Salary Type: Not Supplied
  • Salary Range: £0.00 - £0.00
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 05 June, 2023 12:00 AM

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Tre Uchaf Primary School: Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator

Tre Uchaf Primary School: Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator

Swansea Council
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Tre Uchaf Primary School is committed to providing a safe, positive and inclusive environment in which all children are encouraged to believe in themselves and to be the best they can be!We nurture, empower and inspire children, value their contributions, and give them every opportunity to shine. We help them to build confidence, knowledge and a love of learning.

The governing body would like to appoint an outstanding Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator (ALNCO), to support a dedicated and friendly team of staff who want to achieve the best for every pupil. We are seeking an inspirational individual who will take the lead in supporting children to develop holistically. The successful candidate will:
  • Have at least five years teaching experience.
  • Be passionate about supporting children with ALN.
  • Be experienced and trained in writing Individual Development Plans, converting statements to IDPs and understand the referral processes.
  • Have experience of teaching and supporting learners with a wide range of complex and specific needs.
  • Be motivated, organised and able to work to deadlines.
  • Be able to write accurate reports to support teachers to plan and lead engaging activities for children with ALN so that they can make excellent progress.
  • Monitor and plan the provision set out in the children's IDP and help to review these plans during Person Centred Reviews.
  • Engage with parents effectively and build excellent relationships with children and their families.
  • Have high expectations for all children.
  • Carry out duties and responsibilities as set out in the job description.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team in conjunction with the Headteacher, Senior Leadership Team, staff, children and governors.
  • Be willing to contribute to the broader life of the school community.

We can offer you:
  • An excellent opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives and learning experiences of the children in our care.
  • Flexibility in working days.
  • The chance to work as part of a dedicated, friendly and highly supportive team.

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure. Within Swansea Council there is a "Safeguarding is Everybody's Business" principle, and this applies to all Swansea Council employees, elected members, volunteers and contractors. Further details can be found at

Application forms and job description can be obtained via email at

Completed application forms should be returned to the school by email or post.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 5 June
Interview: Friday 9 June

Tre Uchaf Primary School - Additional Learning Needs Co-ordinator job description (PDF) [239KB]