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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    1 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    15 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Special Needs

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,893.00 - £25,119.00 Annually (Actual)

Teaching Assistant job summary

The Meadows School

Springfield Rd


Staffs ST13 6EU
01538 225060
web site:

Teaching Assistant

Salary: Grade 5   32.5hr Whole Year £23,893 - £25,119

Start Date: ASAP

The Meadows School is part of the Manor Hall Academy Trust, which is a Multi Academy Trust of Special Schools. It is a generic secondary special school meeting the needs of many young people from across Staffordshire Moorlands, Cheshire, Stoke on Trent, Derbyshire and the surrounding areas.

Our vision is to create learning environments where every young person is engaged, can be enterprising and successful in their community, both today and in their future adult life.  We aim to create a hub of inspiration from which, students and staff develop their independence, skills, expertise, interests and vocations.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistant to join the team at The Meadows School initially to work in Student Support, but also to be flexible and adaptable working to meet the needs of the school.

Diversity at our core: As a Trust we are passionate about diversity and recognize that as individuals we all bring something unique to the role regardless of age, gender, race, beliefs or disabilities, which is why we treat all of our people equally, without compromise.

Benefits of working for us: As a member of staff you will enjoy all of the following benefits;

·         Excellent opportunities to develop your professional skills within the Trust;

·         Join an expanding multi-academy Trust and make an important contribution to the overall running of our schools;

·         Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust and for future career progression;

·         Friendly, supportive and dedicated colleagues.

Interested applications are strongly encouraged to visit The Meadows prior to submitting an application form. Please contact the school office either by email office@themeadow.manorhall.academy or by phone 01538 225060 to arrange a visit.

  The Meadows School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. As part of the shortlisting process, the school will undertake an online search as part of our due diligence which may help identify any incidents or issues that have happened, and are publicly  available online, which the school might want to explore with the applicant at interview.

Closing Date:  1st December 2023

Interview Date:  W/C 4th December 2023

  All application forms and recruitment monitoring forms should be completed via mynewterm

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 The Meadows School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
School size
127 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

School location

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