3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    28 June 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
SCP 4 (Outer London) £21,795 FTE; £15,392.59 actual pro rata salary

Job summary

Passionate about making a difference? Join us at Harris Girls' Academy Bromley

We are currently looking to appoint a graduate teaching assistant to join our thriving academy.

Your opportunity

The successful candidate will support individuals and groups of students to enable access to learning, contributing to the development and maintenance of a purposeful, nurturing learning environment. Your main responsibilities will include:


  • Supervising and providing particular support for identified students, in 1:1, group or whole class situations, assisting in the development of appropriate resources, schemes of work and teaching strategies and in evaluating identified students’ progress through agreed assessment activities

  • Leading small group sessions and interventions as appropriate, and undertaking structured and agreed learning activities/teaching programmes as appropriate

  • Attending to the students’ personal needs where required

  • Supporting with behaviour management

  • Assisting with the supervision of students out of lesson times, including break and lunch times, and on visits, trips and off-site activities as required

  • Encouraging students to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher.

  • Preparing the classroom as directed for lessons and clear afterwards, and assisting with the display of students’ work

  • Providing clerical/admin support as required e.g. photocopying, typing and filing

As part of Harris, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education in London. With a multitude of progression routes  and outstanding CPD for support staff, expect to be supported throughout your career  whether in our central team or in one of our 50 academies. Join us in our mission to positively contribute to cultivating an exceptional learning environment for all our students.

What we are looking for

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Qualifications to degree level or equivalent

  • Some knowledge of strategies in working with young people with challenging behaviours

  • Knowledge of some of the social issues facing students from disadvantaged backgrounds 

  • Awareness of Health and Safety issues in the workplace.

  • Experience of working directly with young people in an education or training environment, supporting the learning of students.

  • Experience of establishing and maintaining positive working relationships with a range of stakeholders, at all levels.

  • Experience of managing and being responsible for own workload.

Please download the job pack for a full job description and person specification. 

Passionate about making a difference? Join us at Harris Girls' Academy Bromley

We are currently looking to appoint a graduate teaching assistant to join our thriving academy.

Your opportunity

The successful candidate will support individuals and groups of students to enable access to learning, contributing to the development and maintenance of a purposeful, nurturing learning environment. Your main responsibilities will include:


  • Supervising and providing particular support for identified students, in 1:1, group or whole class situations, assisting in the development of appropriate resources, schemes of work and teaching strategies and in evaluating identified students’ progress through agreed assessment activities

  • Leading small group sessions and interventions as appropriate, and undertaking structured and agreed learning activities/teaching programmes as appropriate

  • Attending to the students’ personal needs where required

  • Supporting with behaviour management

  • Assisting with the supervision of students out of lesson times, including break and lunch times, and on visits, trips and off-site activities as required

  • Encouraging students to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher.

  • Preparing the classroom as directed for lessons and clear afterwards, and assisting with the display of students’ work

  • Providing clerical/admin support as required e.g. photocopying, typing and filing

As part of Harris, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education in London. With a multitude of progression routes  and outstanding CPD for support staff, expect to be supported throughout your career  whether in our central team or in one of our 50 academies. Join us in our mission to positively contribute to cultivating an exceptional learning environment for all our students.

What we are looking for

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning.

The successful candidate will have:


  • Qualifications to degree level or equivalent

  • Some knowledge of strategies in working with young people with challenging behaviours

  • Knowledge of some of the social issues facing students from disadvantaged backgrounds 

  • Awareness of Health and Safety issues in the workplace.

  • Experience of working directly with young people in an education or training environment, supporting the learning of students.

  • Experience of establishing and maintaining positive working relationships with a range of stakeholders, at all levels.

  • Experience of managing and being responsible for own workload.

Please download the job pack for a full job description and person specification. 

Being a part of the Harris Federation

We are recognised as the top performing large multi-academy trust in England for primary and secondary education. Closing the gap between young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and their peers has always been a core mission of Harris. Holding a reputation for bringing transformative approaches to education, we hold a unrivalled track record in achieving success through rapid school improvement.

Our people are at the heart of this success. We invest in our staff with support, coaching, mentoring, and a wide range of training programmes available at every stage of your career.

We look for talented individuals who share our vision for creating exceptional places of learning, and are committed to ensuring that every child in London has access to the best possible education.
Learn more About Harris and our Vision and Values
Safeguarding Notice

The Harris Federation and all our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.
Read our Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders
Diversity and Equality

We are committed to equality and to valuing diversity as an employer and a provider of education.
Read our Diversity and Equality Notice 

Additional allowances

In addition to the opportunities for career progression, training and development, we also offer a competitive rewards and benefits package. Please visit the Harris Careers website for more information.

Applying for the job

Please download the Job Pack for full details on the job responsibilities and person specification. You will need this when completing your online application.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact us via e-mail, or call to arrange a conversation.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn without notice. We only accept applications submitted online via our careers website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible and advise you check the job information as per the listing on our careers site.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
978 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
020 8778 5917

About Harris Girls Academy Bromley

 Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley is a thriving, diverse and academically successful school for girls in New Beckenham. Our GCSE results are amongst the best in the country with progress being amongst the most successful schools nationally. We passionately believe in educating young women for the future and with specialisms in Science and Enterprise we are working hard to create opportunities for girls to be successful in English and maths as well as more traditional subjects like Classics and Latin.
Along with other single sex schools in Beckenham, we welcome boys and girls to join us in the Sixth Form and we are very proud of the contribution that they both make to the school. We are also founding members of the highly successful Harris Federation Sixth Form.
Academy Ethos:


  • Combining the traditional values of courtesy, consideration, cooperation and smart uniform with the best of modern teaching methods and technology;

  • Providing strong and personalised pastoral care through a faculty structure that creates a strong sense of belonging and harmony with a dedicated team who support the transition from Primary school into
    Secondary school;

  • Involving girls in leadership and partnership across the Academy so that they can become confident and entrepreneurial young women and recognise that anything is possible if they endeavour to achieve;

  • Aiming to make learning challenging, engaging and relevant so that the girls become independent, happy and active in their learning;

  • Working in partnership with parents and involves them fully in their child’s education and in the wider life of the Academy.

We believe that every girl can and should achieve their full potential and our commitment is one of ensuring the girls develop a love of learning, a passion for enquiry and enterprise and a dedication to being the best that they can be. Our motto is: All Can: We Will. 

School location

Lennard Road, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 1QR

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