Current Vacancies

Role: Learning Support Assistant

Salary: £19,488 - £21,620

Location: Pierview Academy

Contract Type: Full Time, Term Time Only

Closing Date: TBC

Interviews: TBC

Job Advert

Do you have enthusiasm and passion for working with learners with special educational needs?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Learning Support Assistant with ALP Schools based at our Pierview Academy campus.

About The Role

As the successful Learning Support Assistant, you will be part of a team responsible for supporting and guiding learners with learning difficulties/disabilities in both individual and small group learning sessions.

You may work with secondary or Post 16 learners to support and assist them in establishing good attendance, positive relationships, a routine, trust and respect for the environment and the people within it. Also, you will support teaching and learning with the school.


  • Company pension
  • Sick pay
  • Access to BUPA Cash Plan Scheme
  • Annual well-being initiatives
  • Termly perks

Additional Information

This is a full-time, permanent, term-time-only position, 39 or 40 weeks per year. You will also have to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Essential Criteria

  • Good Knowledge of special educational needs and disabilities
  • Experience of working with people with challenging behaviour / complex needs/disabilities.
  • Ability to plan and tutor effectively using a variety of strategies.

Desirable Criteria

  • Educated to A’ level or its equivalent and beyond
  • Full UK driving licence

Role: Cook

Salary: £20,097.00 (pro rata)

Location: Pierview Academy, Gravesend, Kent

Contract Type: Part Time, 30 hrs per week, Term Time Only (40 weeks)

Closing Date: N/A

Interviews: TBC

Job Advert

ALP Schools are a growing chain of small independent schools catering to young people with special educational needs and challenging behaviour. Pierview Academy is Ofsted registered for 30 learners and as such class sizes are small, ranging from one-to-one teaching to classes of up to 6 learners. The school’s vision is to empower success through holistic and individualised learning. To achieve this we work with pupils from age 11-25 years and ensure that their needs are met and that each individual is provided a wide range of learning opportunities. 

We care for the well-being of our learners and our staff team. As such, all employees are provided with a BUPA Cash Plan scheme, annual well-being initiatives, and termly perks. We provide annual appraisals for all staff and actively encourage a range of CPD to help progress and create career opportunities. 

We are excited to have vacancies for people to join our team. We are now looking for a cook to work as part of our growing team. The post-holder will work from 0900-1500 You will be solely responsible for making both hot meals and cold food as well as cleaning the dining area and kitchen after our learners have finished their lunch. You will be expected to maintain high levels of hygiene and contribute, alongside our senior management team, to our Healthy Schools endeavours.