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  • Application deadline

    16 May 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Grade 2 (Inner London): £19,421.14-£19,771.63 actual salary (based on £22,608-£23,016 FTE)

Job summary

Harris Academy Peckham is seeking enthusiastic teaching assistants holding good undergraduate degrees (or equivalent) to join our innovative team as soon as possible.

Your opportunity

Your role will be to provide support, either as in-class, 1:1 tuition, or to small groups of students with varying abilities. You will be encouraging and supporting individual pupils to reach their full potential, whilst demonstrating a creative and determined attitude that will help motivate students. You will be directly supporting the students, as well as helping to organise the teaching and learning resources available to students and staff.

As part of Harris, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education in London. With regular progression opportunities and outstanding CPD for support staff, there will be a wealth of opportunities for you to grow your career, whether at Harris Academy Peckham, in one of our other 49 academies, or in our central team. Our aim is to help you achieve your ambitions more quickly.

What we are looking for:

We want to hear from you if you are passionate about education and have a flair for working with young people. This role could also suit university graduates who are interested in gaining initial classroom experience as a Teaching Assistant, or those looking to start a career path in teaching.

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.

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.

Diversity and Equality

We are committed to equality and to valuing diversity as an employer and a provider of education.

Employee benefits

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.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
567 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
0207 703 4417

About Harris Academy Peckham

About Harris Academy Peckham Our vision at is to ensure every child achieves excellence in all aspects of academy life. We have high aspirations, both terms academic standards and personal development, order prepare students for the demands 21st century global workplace. expect excel, will provide necessary challenge support make this happen. give our as many opportunities possible. No matter what their ability, we want them learn experience much they can during time Academy. offer a full, broad balanced curriculum, ensuring abilities enjoy learning. Each student given individual care attention need thrive maximum progress. This means that, alongside strong education, also welfare development team on hand step way. Why work Peckham? A place where flourish, feel valued achievement key success. An opportunity join an ambitious heart local community, working with experienced inspirational leaders towards outstanding future. The combination traditional values good manners, discipline respect excellent teaching. Generous benefits package

School location

112 Peckham Road, London, SE15 5DZ

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