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  • Start date details

    Required as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    15 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours, term time only

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

Scale 4 Pts 9 – 12 £23,194 - £24,496 pro rata; Actual salary £19,866.59 - £20,981.81

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors are looking for a pro-active and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to support students whose SEMH needs or behaviour has a significant impact upon their progress. The successful applicant will provide in-class support, as well as running specialised interventions (one to one, or small group) for identified students, liaising with staff/agencies and parents/carers.

On the application form, please focus on a detailed 'supporting statement' taking into account the person specification and indicating why you would be the best person for us to recruit to this position.

Please emailheadteacher@josephwhitaker.orgif you would like to arrange a tour of the school prior to application and/or interview. Alternatively, please view our school websitewww.josephwhitaker.org.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post,will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.


What the school offers its staff

The Joseph Whitaker School is a popular 11-18 school, in Rainworth, a village just outside of Mansfield. It serves the three local villages of Blidworth, Rainworth and Ravenshead and has around 1370 students.

As a school we offer:

  • a strong team environment that takes staff well-being seriously
  • a dedicated Senior Leadership Team who want to see colleagues progress and flourish in their careers
  • access to Schools’ Advisory Service, offering mental health and wellbeing support to staff
  • Generous employer contribution to Local Government and Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme


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)
medical
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 The Joseph Whitaker School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1380 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01623792327

Arranging a visit to The Joseph Whitaker School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@josephwhitaker.org.

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