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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Full time: Monday to Friday between 8.45am to 3.15pm

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade B, £10.50 per hour (£20,258 FTE), actual salary £13,585.32

What skills and experience we're looking for

The role is a pro-active one in the support of students' educational, social and physical needs; to support the curriculum and the Academy through the provision of assistance to the teacher in the practical organisation of class activities and small group work.

Main Purpose of Job:

The role will be to take a proactive role in the support of the educational and social needs of the students; to support the curriculum and the Academy through the provision of assistance to the teacher in the practical organisation of class activities and small group work.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you an amazing place to work and some great benefits, including:

  • A focus on staff happiness, healthiness and a holistic approach to wellbeing.
  • Great pay and opportunities to develop your skills across a growing Trust.
  • Access to an outstanding local government pension scheme and generous holidays.
  • Inclusion in Perkbox - our benefits scheme which provides a range of great savings and perks.
  • An Employee Assistance Programme to give practical support for your health and wellbeing.
  • On site parking and a modern, well equipped school workplace.
  • The option to be part of a nationally recognised cycle to work scheme.
  • Opportunities to access quality CPD, to ensure professional success and personal satisfaction.
  • A team of dedicated staff who are passionate about supporting teaching and learning.
  • A Trust culture which is fair, developmental, and supportive of staff and pupils.

Further details about the role

We are excited to offer you the opportunity to join our wonderful school and work with our exceptional students. We are currently recruiting for a number of Learning Support Assistants to join our friendly and committed team. The successful candidates will each work 1:1 to support a Key Stage 3 student throughout their school day. They will make a real and positive impact on the lives of the children they support and play a crucial role in their development and progress.

30 hours per week, to commence immediately and fixed term until 31st December 2023 with the possibility to extend for the right candidate.

Grade B, £10.50 per hour (£20,258 FTE), actual salary £13,585.32

Closing date: Monday 17th April 2023, 9am

If you would like to learn more about this position, or would like to apply, please visit our website; https://www.athenalearningtrust.uk/join-us

We reserve the right to close this advert and interview and appoint earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a good response to the advert, so early applications are warmly invited.

Safeguarding Statement:

Athena Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to DBS clearance and appropriate pre-employment checks.

Commitment to safeguarding

Please refer to our safeguarding policy on the Athena Learning Trust website at:


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About Atlantic Academy

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
263 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01566 701 683

Atlantic Academy is part of the Athena Learning Trust alongside Altarnun Primary, Bideford College, Egloskerry Primary, Launceston College and Launceston Primary School.

Atlantic Academy opened in 2018 and is a growing 11 – 18 secondary school in the beautiful setting of the North Devon coast.

Atlantic Academy seeks to create a safe, caring, and supportive learning environment that allows for individual differences and learning styles to be celebrated. Each student’s confidence, resilience and enthusiasm for learning is fostered by positive relationships with fellow students, staff and our broader community.

The Atlantic Academy values are centred around wellbeing, respect, curiosity and adventure, and appreciating education and lifelong learning. We are proud of our school community, which we are looking to grow over the following years.

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