Senior Teaching Assistant - Specialist Provision For Hearing Impairment

Newsome Academy, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6JN

This job expired on 8 July 2022

  • Application deadline

    8 July 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    30 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

NJC 14 – 17 (£23,484 - £24,920 FTE)

Actual salary

£16,258 - £17,252

Senior Teaching Assistant - Specialist Provision For Hearing Impairment job summary

Scale: NJC 14 - 17 (£23,484 - £24,920 FTE) Actual Salary: £16,258 - £17,252 Contract Type: Permanent Contract Term: Part Time (30hrs p/w) | Term Time + 2 Inset Days Start Date: ASAP We are looking for a talented Senior Teaching Assistant who is forward thinking, dynamic and resilient and who, working within the Specialist Provision, will provide high quality support to our learners with additional needs. The colleague appointed will be a natural inspirer, with the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues at Newsome Academy and in schools across Kirklees as part of our outreach service. It is crucial that the successful candidate has a good understanding of school landscapes and how to achieve success within these parameters. The successful candidate will also be part of the wider wellbeing family. This role is required to work as part of a specialist team including Teachers of the Deaf, Educational Teaching Assistants, a Speech and Language Therapist, Deaf Support Worker and a range of other professionals to support the learning and welfare of deaf children. The primary focus of the role is to adapt learning to suit the needs of deaf children. This takes place through close liaison with the class teacher and through the provision of in class support. Alongside this, every effort is made to boost the self-esteem of the student and encourage independence Please see attached Recruitment Pack for further information about the role, Newsome Academy and Impact Education Multi Academy Trust. To apply please visit The https://newsomeacademy.co.uk/vacancies/ to download and complete an application form and self disclosure form returning these to hr@i-mat.org.uk. Closing Date: 9am, Friday 8th July 2022
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About Newsome Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
628 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Newsome Academy is an aspirational and inclusive school. We believe in the potential of every individual to make exceptional progress from their starting points and to thoroughly enjoy their time at our school. We believe that the wellbeing and happiness of every child is essential and the needs of our children are at the heart of everything we do. Our journey is focused on having very high expectations. It means ensuring children who are successful and strive to achieve their best, know they are valued, believe in themselves and have respect for others. We aim to consistently promote fundamental British values and pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development.

Newsome Academy is part of Impact Education Multi Academy Trust ("the Trust") who are on a mission to improve social mobility for the disadvantaged and to improve the life chances of children and young people. The Trust is a values driven organisation with the belief that collaborative leadership and strong partnership development can lead to significant positive impact on the quality of education. For more information about the Trust go to https://i-mat.org.uk/

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