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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    27 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£7,133.00 - £7,396.00 Annually (Actual) Grade 3 Scale Point 4 – 6 (FTE £21,189 - £21,968)

Minibus driver job summary

Alde Valley Academy is looking for a minibus driver to join our friendly team, to provide transport for our students as needed. The role will involve keeping an accurate record of journeys and passengers and liaising directly with parents/carers as necessary. The successful applicant will hold a current clean UK Driving Licence (it is essential that this includes D1 of Group 2 category) and would be required to undertake an independent Driving Assessment (paid for by the Academy).

The hours of work will be predominately between: 07:30 - 08:30 and 15:00 - 17:00, 5 days a week, during term time only (15 hours per week, 38 weeks per year)

Alde Valley Academy is a secondary school located in Leiston, Suffolk and has recently retained its ‘GOOD’ Ofsted rating. It prides itself on nurturing, motivating and encouraging all its staff and pupils to be the best they can be. Alde Valley Academy’s ethos is founded on a set of values CARE (Co-operation, Ambition, Respect and Empathy), which inspire and are evident in all the academy does:

‘Pupils treat each other with tolerance and respect as the school’s CARE values embed this in their everyday life’ (Ofsted, February 2023).

Alde Valley Academy and WVAT are committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  An application form must be completed in full to apply for this position.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is part of Kingfisher Schools Trust. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be part of the pre-employment screening process for this role. An application form must be completed in full; CVs alone cannot be accepted.

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About Alde Valley Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
586 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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