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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    19 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    30 January 2023

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

East Sussex Grade 5: £21,968 - £22,369

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you committed to the development and achievement of pupils? Do you take a creative approach when interacting with children?

The St Leonards Academy are looking to recruit a Lesson Leader to join our friendly and enthusiastic team, contributing to raising standards in the classroom. In the absence of the class teacher, the Lesson Leader will provide lesson cover under the supervisory arrangements established by the Academy.When these cover arrangements are not required, to work as a Teaching Assistant according to the requirements of the Academy.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is patient, calm and relaxed with an enthusiastic approach to learning
  • Is confident in running stimulating, fun and educational activities with children
  • Can build and encourage confidence in children, allowing them to lead their own learning when appropriate

What the school offers its staff

Here at The St Leonards Academy, we have a clear vision of what creates successful learners. And we know how to implement it.Our students are enthusiastic about learning because we make sure we supply excellent teaching and exceptional pastoral care.

As well as focusing on academic achievement we are equally committed to the improvement of our students' character through the promotion of our five virtues of kindness, respect, honesty, resilience and self-discipline.

They have opportunities galore to develop these virtues through our personal development curriculum and our enrichment programme that offers everything from rock-climbing to formal debating.Above all, they take pride in themselves, their school, and their learning.

We truly value the experience,the dedication and the commitment of all our employees. When you work with us, we will offer you industry leading benefits including:

  • Teachers and Support Staff receive automatic annual pay awards
  • High quality continuous professional development and support for your career progression
  • A commitment to your health & wellbeing; onsite Wellbeing Champions, flexible working opportunities from Day 1, an Employee Assistance program
  • Generous public sector pension scheme
  • Discounts on retail & travel
  • Cycle 2 Work scheme
  • Charity giving
  • Generous annual leave+ bank holidays

The University of Brighton is the sponsor of the University of Brighton Academies Trust. Close connection with the university allows us to draw on the expertise of its education experts and external contacts – something that greatly benefits our academies and our pupils.

Further details about the role

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.

Find out more

To arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion about this role please contact Gail Ferguson, Academy Administration Manager on 01424 448740 or g.ferguson@thestleonardsacademy.org.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check. This role is considered exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013, 2020 and 2023. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

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About The St Leonards Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1432 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01424 448740

The St Leonards Academy

Here at The St Leonards Academy, we have a clear vision of what creates successful learners. And we know how to implement it.
Our students are enthusiastic about learning because we make sure we supply excellent teaching and exceptional pastoral care. 

As well as focussing on academic achievement we are equally committed to the improvement of our students' character through the promotion of our five virtues of kindness, respect, honesty, resilience and self-discipline.

They have opportunities galore to develop these virtues through our personal development curriculum and our enrichment programme that offers everything from rock-climbing to formal debating. Above all, they take pride in themselves, their school, and their learning.

Arranging a visit to The St Leonards Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email g.ferguson@thestleonardsacademy.org.uk.

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