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  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    15 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,460.00 - £22,662.00 Annually (FTE)

Caretaker job summary

The Raedwald Trust academies provide education for young learners who are unable to access mainstream education for medical or behavioural reasons.

Working across our academies in Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds, you will be required to:

·       Maintain the school premises and grounds

·       Oversee the opening and securing of the school sites as appropriate when on duty

·       Maintain the fleet of Raedwald Trust vehicles

We are looking for someone who:

·       Can work independently but contribute to a strong team ethos

·       Is willing to work flexibly

·       Has excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for supporting young people

·       Is resilient, hardworking and self motivated

·       Has experience in property maintenance and repair

·       Has a full, clean driving licence

Access to personal transport is essential.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Raedwald Trust

Multi-academy trust

The Raedwald Trust is a partnership of Alternative Provisions and bespoke pathways serving children and young people requiring a different route to success. The Trust is established to deliver its core purpose devolved by parliament: the advancement of education in the public interest. Committed to the 7 Principles of Public Life (Selflessness, Integrity, Objectivity, Accountability, Openness, Honesty, and Leadership), the Raedwald Trust uses compliance to drive a culture of ethics and probity. Through this approach, the Raedwald Trust is able to unleash greatness by enabling bold, imaginative and innovative learning.

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