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  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 February 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114.00 - £23,500.00 Annually (FTE) Actual Annual Gross Salary: £14,142 - £14,378

Teaching Assistant (Core) job summary

We are looking to recruit a permanent Teaching Assistant (TA) for 27 hours per week, term time only, to work within our friendly core TA team. The successful candidate will be working to support students with special educational needs or disabilities in the classroom. We are looking for a colleague who enjoys working with young people and has a flexible and positive approach. The hours for this role would be Monday to Friday; 8:45am – 3:05pm, with the exception of Thursdays which is an 8:30am start.

The Cherwell School is a successful comprehensive school in Oxford, rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. Our school is A Centre of Opportunity where, as a community of individuals, we are committed to and enthusiastic about creating and using opportunities to their fullest extent. This is so that students, staff and members of the wider school community can enjoy success and be well-equipped for the future.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about this position please call the HR Department, on 01865 558719.

The closing date for applications is Friday 23rd February 2024 at 9:00 am.

Education has the power to change lives, communities and society for the better. At RLT we believe that we can achieve more for our pupils, trainees, staff and communities by working together rather than alone. Schools in RLT are united by a common belief in the benefits of working together, and by our commitment to shared principles.

OUR VISION is for our schools and SCITT to improve rapidly, continuously and sustainably: to be better faster together.

OUR ‘WHY?’ is that children and young people ‘only get one go’ in school and therefore as part of RLT we aim to ensure the best possible ‘go’ for our pupils.

OUR ‘HOW?’ is through the highest support and challenge for our schools and each other, underpinned by our principles.

Our employees benefit from a wide variety of support including extensive continuing professional learning and development opportunities, wellbeing and staff networks and access to Defined Benefit Pension Schemes (TPS and LGPS) for all staff. For more information on what it is like to work for the Trust, and the benefits you could access, please see our “Working in RLT” guide.

This role includes regulated activity relevant to children.

The River Learning Trust and The Cherwell School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism. The Trust is required to conduct a variety of checks and online searches about you as part of their recruitment process in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. It is an offence to apply for certain roles within schools if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

For all RLT Safer Recruitment Documentation candidates should click on the following link RLT Safer Recruitment Documents for Candidates. Please see our website for up to date policies including our Child Protection and Behaviour Policies. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. For further guidance for applicants click on this link List of offences that are not filtered

Commitment to safeguarding

The Cherwell School and the River Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism. All staff must ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard children and young people.

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About The Cherwell School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
2007 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Cherwell School is a high performing and oversubscribed comprehensive school in Oxford (approximately 2,000 students on roll, including 680 in the Sixth Form). We are delighted that we were judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted (October 2022), as we feel this is a fair reflection of the school, not least as we recognize that we have the capacity to develop and improve further. We consider ourselves to be a school which has at its heart “opportunity, responsibility, excellence” and we aim to make this a deeper reality for all of our students and staff in the years to come.

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