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  • Job start date

    3 June 2024

  • Closing date

    7 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade H - Actual salary £23,572 - £29,648 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • At least 5 GCSE’s which must include at least a 4 or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Previous experience of working with children.
  • Excellent problem solving, communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and deal sensitively with related issues/individuals with tact, diplomacy and discretion
  • Able to demonstrate a level of resilience and take on board constructive feedback to further improve performance.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and succeed when managing distractions
  • A willingness to work with strict routines and make an impact
  • A flair for innovative solutions to behaviour management within our AP unit.
  • Good interpersonal skills with both adults and children both written and verbal
  • Be flexible, dependable and able to follow management instruction & direction
  • Experience of using IT within an administrative role
  • Ability to work quickly, methodically and accurately to undertake a variety of tasks to ensure the smooth running of the provision
  • Efficient, accurate and excellent attention to detail
  • An ability to quickly adapt to change
  • Have a willingness to extend skills through appropriate training.
  • A passion and desire to drive things forward.
  • Commitment to working within the School’s Safeguarding Policy and Procedures.
  • High levels of professional integrity, energy and enthusiasm.
  • Commitment to extremely high standards and expectations.

What the school offers its staff

  • Professional development and career progression
  • Generous pension scheme
  • An Employee Assistance Programme
  • Gym Discounts
  • Free eye tests
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Green car scheme
  • Being part of a great team and expanding organisation

Commitment to safeguarding

Five Acres High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people therefore this appointment will be subject to vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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About Five Acres High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
789 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01594 738405

Five Acres High School is one of the top 3.5% of schools nationally for progress and recently rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED Our world class school quality mark and school of character kitemark plus show this. This is a school that will give you an opportunity to demonstrate you are remarkable. Our values are ambition, confidence, creativity, determination and respect and we pride ourselves on ensuring students work towards our mission which is to encourage students to ‘Aim High, Work Hard and Be Kind’.

We are proud members of the Greenshaw Learning Trust, a ‘family’ of like-minded schools, that collaborate to provide mutual support, share their good practice and learn from each other, whilst retaining and developing our own distinctive character.

The Trust is a vibrant and forward-thinking community of teachers, support staff and learners committed to educating the ‘whole child’ to improve life chances, whilst securing the best possible outcomes for students. We encourage all young people to work hard and make the most of the opportunities they are given. Our amazing team of teachers and support staff themselves demonstrate and encourage a lifelong love of learning, both within and beyond our curriculum.

Arranging a visit to Five Acres High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email dpearse@5acreshighschool.co.uk.

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