Edwards School is a happy and positive school looking to appoint an effective,
enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant to join our friendly and
supportive team. They will support the delivery of high quality learning
experiences and assist in
the support and development of students throughout the school. This is a great opportunity to help pupils gain
the academic skills, social skills and knowledge for successful futures. Here,
you can benefit from a wealth of experience, training opportunities and a
supportive, collaborative spirit.
we are looking for:
- An engaging person with the ability to interest,
encourage and motivate children when supporting their learning and development
- An excellent team worker, who can work closely with
class teachers and support them with their planning, preparation and assessment
- A person with the ability to support individual
pupils, groups or whole classes to help them make excellent progress
William Edwards is a
large, successful, harmonious and thriving mixed 11-16 comprehensive school.
Pupil outcomes across the school are historically strong. However, attending
William Edwards is about so much more than just GCSE outcomes. We firmly believe
that school days should be the best days of your life and that schools have a
moral purpose to extend the life experiences of their pupils. That is why we
boast the largest Duke of Edinburgh cohort of any school in the East of England
and we are also one of only two schools in the East of
England to hold the Arts Mark Platinum Award. Character education and providing
a wealth of different experiences to our pupils are important to us.
were delighted that our last Ofsted inspection report noted that “pupils who
spoke to inspectors were effusive about their experience in school” and that
“the breadth of curriculum opportunities available at the school is a real
‘gem’ in the school’s offer to its pupils”.
South West Essex Community Education Trust, we are passionate about providing
the best start in life for our pupils. We are united in the belief that every
young person needs and deserves an education that will maximise their future
place our pupils’ needs at the heart of everything we do and support our
colleagues in delivering high-quality education. Our vision is to establish a
national reputation for the quality of education we provide.
academies are united by the things that make us both similar and unique – the DNA
that ties us all together. The SWECET DNA is made up of the following
components: Developing our people, Nurturing our differences, and Aspiring for
believe that our colleagues are our most precious resource to provide
high-quality learning experiences for all our pupils. Our colleagues work hard
to support teams in their own schools and across the Trust and in return, the SWECET Wellbeing
sets out our actions to support our colleagues.
you have energy and passion in abundance and would relish the opportunity to be
part of our team, we look forward to hearing from you. Visits from prospective
candidates are warmly welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit, please email
West Essex Community Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting
the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers
to share this commitment. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo
child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers,
online checks and an enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring
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