Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 December 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Grade 6 pt 15 to 20

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you looking for a fulfilling, worthwhile and secure job? Would you like to have a job that makes a real difference? Come and join the team at the SAND Academy Trust, a Trust in Gloucestershire offering exceptional education in our five schools.

About you

You might already have experience of education or you might be looking for a career change. As long as you are passionate, caring, and have good communication skills we can offer all the training and support you need to become a Learning Partner/Teaching Assistant with us. You will need to have a relevant level 3 qualification (Teaching Assistant, Social Care, Nursery Nurse, NNEB).

The Role

We are looking to appoint a Grade 6 Learning Partner to join our dedicated and friendly team to provide cover across the school. The successful applicant should have a passion for working with pupils who have special educational needs and disabilities.You will be responsible forsupporting teaching staff with their responsibility for the development and education of pupils, some of whom may have a wide range of special needs.

The Schools and the Trust

We are passionate that every child deserves the very best education. As a partnership we will: improve outcomes, opportunities and life chances for children and young people, offer more/wider support for their families and share and develop staff expertise.

Our Benefits

By joining our team we can offer you, generous annual leave allowance, generous pension scheme (LGPS), Employee Assistance Program & Counselling, Occupational Health Service, Continuing Professional Development and Staff Get Staff Referral Scheme.

Additional Information

As part of our Safe Recruitment practices, we will need a completed application form before any offers, and all staff will require pre-employment checks which include an enhanced DBS, satisfactory Health clearance and evidence of Right to Work in the UK.

What the school offers its staff


For more information about the school please visit www.themilestoneschool.co.uk.

For more information about the Trust please visit www.sandmat.uk/vacancies/.

Commitment to safeguarding

SAND Academies Trust is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. All positions are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks including enhanced DBS clearance and Right to Work in the UK. For more information on Safer Recruitment please see the Information for Applicants pack.

Applying for the job

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About The Milestone School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 16
School size
324 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 16

School location

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