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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    16 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,500.00 - £23,894.00 Annually (FTE) SCP 5-6

Teaching Assistant job summary

Astrea Academy Sheffield is looking for an exceptional Teaching Assistant to join the Inclusion team.

Teaching Assistants work under the guidance and instruction of the SENCO to support with scholars with SEND to access their lessons. The role will involve supporting in the classroom, leading or supporting small group or one to one interventions.

What we offer:

Wonderful and caring young people

A hard working, aligned and happy staff body who are driven by a moral imperative

Stimulating conversations about curriculum & pedagogy

Excellent, bespoke CPD for all

Research informed approaches to teaching

Sensible, centralised systems that support all staff

Thoughtful policies that are mindful of staff workload

Fabulous food, cooked by our in-house chef

What we are looking for:

Hard working professionals with excellent skills and knowledge in their areas of expertise

People who lead with their heart and do whatever it takes to ensure the life chances of our scholars are maximised

Someone who is totally aligned with our vision and values

Interested in applying?

If this is something you are interested in, looking for a new challenge, have a passion for education or maybe all of the above, take a look at the Applicant Brief to find out more about the role and how to apply.

We actively welcome visits and would be delighted to show you around our academy to appreciate fully our excellent learning environment.

The closing date for all applications is Sunday16th June 2024.

Astrea Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to satisfactory background checks including references and enhanced DBS checks.

Commitment to safeguarding

Astrea Academy Sheffield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its scholars and expects all staff, volunteers and members of the Academy community to share this commitment.

We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, scholars and staff within the Academy. All concerns are passed through the Safeguarding Team in line with our Astrea Academy Sheffield Safeguarding Policy 2023 and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023 Guidance.

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About Astrea Academy Sheffield

School type
Free School, ages 2 to 18
School size
988 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 18

At Astrea Academy Sheffield, we address our young people as scholars because we know that every single one of them is capable of outstanding academic achievements. We promote scholarship by offering an all-through curriculum which is rich in powerful knowledge and meticulously planned by subject experts. We know that powerful knowledge is the key that will open powerful doors for our scholars in the future. Therefore, we are relentlessly committed to delivering exceptional lessons in every classroom, every day.

We respect every scholars’ right to access an exceptional education and offer academic, inspiring and broad opportunities for all through both our curriculum and co-curriculum. We teach our young people to be responsible through our thoughtful character education programme and essential habit building work. Our scholars respect everyone in our academy’s community and grow their responsibility, knowing that they are the leaders of tomorrow.

We are tenacious in our commitment to do the very best for the young people in our care and this tenacity is mirrored in the way that our scholars work on their academic and character education every day.

We foster curiosity in our young people by providing them with a rounded education which opens doors to new opportunities, ideas and experiences. Our classrooms are filled with the awe and wonder that is comes from the joy of learning.

If you are interested in coming to see more of what we do, then please email info@astreasheffield.org to arrange a visit.

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