Teaching Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3FT

This job expired on 27 February 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    27 February 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    26 January 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (1 year)

Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

£19,698 - £20,903

Actual salary


Teaching Assistant job summary

ours: 22.5 hours per week; 39 weeks per year

Grade/SCP: Band 3 SCP 6-9

Salary: Full Time Equivalent £19,698 - £20,903, Actual £10,285.40-£10,914.59

Location: St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Chesterfield Road, Matlock, DE4 3FT

Contract: 1 Year Fixed Term

Start Date: ASAP

“There is a warm, welcoming and caring atmosphere

throughout this school.” (Ofsted September 2019)

St Joseph’s, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, would like to appoint a friendly and committed teaching assistant to join the staff team from September initially for a year. You should enjoy working with children and be available every weekday during term time.

This post will involve working within our Y1/2 class with a child currently in Year 2 who has is a selective mute and has a diagnosis of ASD. An ability to communicate using Makaton for this role would be an advantage but is not essential. This role is 5 mornings and 2 afternoons a week.

Previous experience of working with children is desirable. Pre-arranged visits to the school at lunchtime are most welcome, please contact the school on info@joe.srscmat.co.uk or 01629 583616, for an appointment. All candidates must be able to commit to upholding the ethos and values of a Catholic school.  The successful applicant will be expected to sign and abide by the terms and conditions of the Catholic Education Service (CES) contract.

Visits to school are encouraged and welcomed by arrangement, please contact Mrs Allen, School Office Manager, Telephone: 01629 583616

How to apply

To apply visit out vacancies page www.srscmat.co.uk/Vacancies to complete and return the following documents to vacancies@srscmat.co.uk.

• Support Staff Application Form
• Consent to Obtain References form
• Recruitment Monitoring Form

Closing Date: Sunday 27th February 2022 at 23:59pm

Interviews: TBC

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested, prior to interview, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

Being part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust

On 1st September 2018, the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust, part of the Diocese of Nottingham, brought together 25 Catholic schools located in Derby City, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire and Stockport together in partnership, to ensure the very best spiritual, social and academic experiences and outcomes for the young people in our schools.

Everything we do is to better the lives and futures of our children, providing access to first- class teaching, both academically and spiritually and we are united by our collective vision to excel.

Why work for the St Ralph Sherwin Multi Academy Trust?

•Access to first class CPD opportunities. We also work in partnership with Nottingham Teaching School Alliance to deliver meaningful and relevant CPD. Our Leadership Academy identifies and develops future leaders.

•Genuine opportunities for career progression - with 25 academies in our family, and 84 academies across the Diocese, opportunities for career progression are a reality.

•Professional assistance - you will have access to an Employee Assistance Programme which provides confidential, independent and unbiased information and guidance 24/7. If clinically advisable, it also offers face-to-face counselling sessions.

•Pension - automatic enrolment into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme with 23.68% employer contributions, or to the Local Government Pension Scheme for support staff, one of the most competitive on the market, with employer contributions of above 20% in most cases.

•Terms and Conditions - we have committed to following nationally agreed terms and conditions for pay for both teachers and support staff.

For more information about our Trust and our Academies, please visit www.srscmat.co.uk

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Supporting documents

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About St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
119 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number

St Joseph’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our busy, hardworking team.

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy

Pre-arranged visits to the school at lunchtime are most welcome, please contact the school on info@joe.srscmat.co.uk or 01629 583616, for an appointment.

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