Classroom Support Assistants

Halewood Academy, Knowsley, Merseyside, L26 1UU

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    22 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (31st August 2023)

Annual or full time equivalent salary

NJC SCP1 £19,100

Actual salary


Classroom Support Assistants job summary

We are seeking to employ two enthusiastic and talented Classroom Support Assistants.

The successful applicants will have the ability to remain calm and positive and be able to relate well to young people. You will be working across all areas of the school as well as working 1:1 with an individual student in accordance with their statement of need. We are looking for colleagues who are enthusiastic, caring, self-motivated, hardworking, organised and able to positively contribute to the ethos of our school.

In addition, duties may also include working with individuals and groups of students inclusive of specific individual learning needs, enabling access to learning for all students and you will assist and support in classroom management and behaviour techniques.

Additional allowances

SEN allowance - £789

Applying for the job

Any interested candidate should apply by completing the Application Form, Supplementary Information Form, and attaching an accompanying letter of support addressed to the Principal Ms T Rollings, maximum two sides of A4 font 12, addressing the following points:

• why you are interested in this post and how you have prepared yourself so far
• what contributions you feel you can make to our school
• any particular areas of strength and expertise you feel you may have

The application form and supplementary information form can be downloaded from the recruitment page on the Trust website;

If you have any difficulty downloading the application form, please contact the school to request a hard copy by post. Our telephone number is 0151 477 8830

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About Halewood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1073 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
0151 477 8830

Halewood Academy is a successful 11 - 16 school and is part of the Wade Deacon Trust.

It was judged to be a ‘Good’ school in May 2017 by Ofsted. The successful candidate will be part of our continual journey to Outstanding.

We are a thriving secondary school at the heart of the community and work well with local businesses. Therefore, a passion for developing community engagement is essential.

Halewood Academy is a new modern build on a shared campus with one of our primary schools and has a strong reputation in Halewood and the wider Knowsley community. The school offers exceptional facilities on a spacious site including modern sports amenities and playing fields. We pride ourselves on our high expectations, a commitment to ensuring all pupils can be the best they can be and that high-quality teaching and learning provision is in place for all. You will share these values and be able to enthuse and motivate our pupils and staff with your passion, presence and personality. You will be an excellent communicator, ambitious and will embrace the task of driving forward further improvement.

We can offer you fantastic, eager children and supportive parents. We have dynamic and friendly staff who are passionate about raising standards and aspiration for all children, regardless of their ability and circumstances. Above all else, we are a school that believes that every student, regardless of their context or starting point, can and should achieve their full potential. If you believe that you have the motivation, belief and leadership quality to contribute to our future success, we would welcome an application from you.

Halewood Academy is a supportive and rewarding place to work. We can offer the successful candidate an opportunity to work with highly trained and supportive staff, as well as benefit from our whole Trust commitment to high quality professional development.

We are a secondary school in a growing multi-academy trust; The Wade Deacon Trust. Senior Leaders from the trust work to support and develop partner academies.

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