EXPIRED

This job expired on 12 June 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    31 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 28.5 hours per week, term-time only

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Grade D Point 6-8

What skills and experience we're looking for

Essential: • GCSE Grade C/4 or above, or equivalent, in both English and Maths • Understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these • Good communication skills both oral and written • Experience of working with young people, preferably in a school setting • Ability to use a range of technology to support the role • Ability to build positive relationships with all stakeholders • Ability to work constructively as part of a team Desirable: • Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant NVQ Level 3, or equivalent • Working with or caring for children of relevant age • Understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these • Emergency First Aid or First aid at work qualification • Previous experience of working with young people preferably in a school setting

What the school offers its staff

Don Valley Academy is proud to be rated Ofsted GOOD (April 2019) for the first time in its history! This has been achieved by having dedicated and enthusiastic staff who are committed to giving our community an extraordinary educational experience.

We are a vibrant Academy with over 1000 students on roll. We benefit from a new building which opened in November 2016 enabling our students and staff to use state of the art facilities. We serve a significantly deprived community with 42% of students being pupil premium and 38% being in the bottom 10% for deprivation. Despite these challenges, you will find Don Valley students to be polite and engaged with learning.

As a community we embrace all opportunities and strive to support and challenge each other. We have a comprehensive professional development calendar which is tailored specifically to meet the current needs. Staff enjoy the leadership opportunities found within our ‘DEEPs’ model and are able to gain experiences of roles across the Academy from Aspiring Leaders to Associate Assistant Principals.

Collaboration is at the heart of the Academy for both students and staff and you will find Don Valley Academy to be positive and reflective towards their own professionalism, with wellbeing as a pivotal aspect of our Academy ethos.

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.

This job post has expired.

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Don Valley Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1079 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01302 651035

At Don Valley Academy our ethos is ‘Changing lives through belief and collaboration’. We believe that our core purpose is to prepare young people to enter a fast moving and rapidly changing environment. To prepare them for such a challenge we work to develop their skills, knowledge and resilience which in turn will enable them to achieve the highest possible qualifications. Don Valley Academy works with the students to ensure that they learn in a happy and caring environment. Whilst there is a strong emphasis on academic achievement all students are encouraged to take part in extra curricular activities outside the classroom. The Mission of the Academy is 'Changing Lives'. To improve educational outcomes for the North of England, creating a sustainable organisation that improves our society and the wider community. It is essential for our success to maintain high standards at all times and this is only possible with collaboration between staff, parents and students. Our challenge is to provide the global education that gives our students the tools necessary to compete in the world market and by working together we can do this.

Arranging a visit to Don Valley Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@donvalleyacademy.org.uk.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

KS4/KS5 Learning Manager

UTC Sheffield City Centre

111 Matilda Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4QF

Student Support Officer

Armthorpe Academy

Mere Lane, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN3 2DA

Learning Support Assistant

Horizon Community College

Dodworth Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 6PD

Academic Mentor SEND

Firth Park Academy

Fircroft Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 0SD

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Doncaster