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  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: 31-37 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

£14,784 - £19,473 (Actual)

What skills and experience we're looking for

● Educated to Level 3 (A Level, NVQ III) or above

● GCSE equivalents in English and Maths at Grade C or above

● Experience of working with young people

● Ability to deal with students, parent/carers and staff in a calm, assertive and professional manner

● Strong communicator

● Flexible

● Team player

● Friendly, personable and professional

● Optimistic and enthusiastic

● Well presented

● Able to respect the confidentiality of personal information

● Resilient

● High expectations for, and, of, young people

● Flexible to work outside normal hours and days when necessary

What the school offers its staff

UTCN exists to develop the next generation of engineers and technology specialists and with a fabulous £10m building, £1.3m of specialist equipment, that’s exactly what we have achieved. We have been open seven years and we are already one of the top performing UTCs in the country. We have a specialism in engineering, but we also cater for 14-19 age students with interests in Science, Computing and Mathematics. UTCN was graded ‘Good’ across all areas in May 2019.

We are looking for a professional colleague who can support a selection of Year 10 and 11 Students with a variety of needs in the classroom and during social time.

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 University Technical College Norfolk

School type
Free School, ages 14 to 19
Education phase
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School size
414 pupils enrolled
Age range
14 to 19
Phone number

University Technical College Norfolk (UTCN) is an exciting school created to developing tomorrow’s engineering and technology specialists. UTCN provides a comprehensive educational foundation for any student who has an interest in engineering, science, technology, maths or computing.

Arranging a visit to University Technical College Norfolk

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email keith.whitelam@utcncst.org.

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