Teaching Assistant Holgate Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job description

The Holgate Academy needs a Teaching Assistant with experience of carrying out a range of learning development, student welfare and administrative tasks to support students and teaching staff in the Academy and within the community. We would welcome applications from a teaching assistant with year 6 or secondary experience or a qualified teacher with primary or secondary experience looking to move roles or return to teaching

Job title:  Teaching Assistant

Salary:     Grade 3 or 4 dependent on experience, actual min starting salary £13,548 or £14,958

Working hours: 32.5 hours per week, term time only

Closing date: 22 September 2019

Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to shortlist and appoint prior to the stated closing date.

You would carry out a range of learning development, student welfare and administrative tasks to support students and teaching staff in literacy and numeracy support, student support within classes and examination support to GCSE standard and assessment and recording of student progress.  You would work under the guidance of senior and teaching staff based at the outreach behaviour unit working with KS4 students and be required to follow an agreed system of supervision, and implement agreed work programmes to individuals and small groups.

This unique opening would allow the successful candidate to join our friendly and motivated team as part of the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership.  We pride ourselves on providing excellent CPD programs - investing time in our team ensures quality of education for students and the continued professional development of our staff. We also offer a range of salary extra schemes, along with the prospect of excellent networking and career progression. 

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Why this post is of interest to you, how you have prepared for this post and how it fits in with your career plans
Experience relevant to the post
What you see as the most exciting challenge of the post
The Holgate Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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About Holgate Academy

We are a large secondary academy for students aged 11-16 years based in Hucknall and, together with our partner academies, offer post 16 study at the Hucknall Sixth Form Centre. We support our young people, so they enjoy their time at the academy and play a key part in all that academy life has to offer. We are immensely proud of the successes achieved by our students and we constantly strive to do more and be even better. Our ultimate purpose is very simple – to do everything that we can to ensure that our students leave ready to take their place in an increasingly complicated and competitive world. Outstanding teaching and learning is our priority. Our highly qualified and motivated staff work hard to ensure our students achieve at the highest level, whatever their starting point.

Hillcrest Drive, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG15 6PX
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