16 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 10am

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,366.00 - £22,737.00 Annually (FTE)

SEND Teaching Assistant - 31.25 hours per week job summary

The successful candidate will:

- ideally have experience of working in the primary school phase
- be passionate about making a real difference to the lives of the children
build positive relationships with the children and their parents/carers
- be keen to work alongside the class teacher and SENDCo to provide an individualised curriculum and learning environment
- be organised and proactive.

We are proud to offer:

- - wonderful children who enjoy being at school
a supportive staff and leadership team
CPD opportunities to broaden your knowledge and understanding around the specific needs of the child you will be working with
support from appropriate external agencies.
- Experience of working with children who have special educational needs is desirable but not essential

If you are interested in joining us at this exciting time, further details, including a job description and person specification, are available via the school website - www.beecroftacademy.co.uk. Click on the ‘Our School’ tab, then ‘click ‘Vacancies’. Alternatively, please contact Mrs Taylorby email: recruitment@beecroftacademy.co.uk or telephone: 01582 663486.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please note, earlier applications are welcome and shortlisted candidates may be interviewed before the closing date

Beecroft Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools. We are an Equal Opportunities employer. As part of the shortlisting process, we will carry out an online search as part of our due diligence for shortlisted candidates.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Beecroft Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
419 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Beecroft Academy is a vibrant setting at the heart of the Dunstable community.

We believe hugely in the value of teamwork and embody our motto of achieving excellence together. From the moment you walk through our doors you will witness the positive relationships enjoyed by all those connected with the school. We are very successful at promoting high quality education across the curriculum, which is supplemented by a variety of enrichment opportunities both inside and beyond the school gates.

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