9 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    25 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, term time

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

NJC 12-17

What skills and experience we're looking for

- A full and relevant qualification

- Experience of working within an education setting or equivalent

- Knowledge and understanding of the statutory framework in subject areas and phases supported

- Understanding and awareness of individual needs and ability to adjust communication methods accordingly

- Proven experience of working with children and young people, including children with individual needs and from a range of backgrounds

- Knowledge of appropriate behaviour management practices

- Ability to plan, prepare and deliver a lesson under direction from the teacher

- A want to work with children and young people

- An understanding of safeguarding requirements

What the school offers its staff

Benefits of working at L.E.A.D.

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Continuing professional development
  • Access to physio services, occupational health and eyecare schemes
  • Employee assistance programme including free, confidential counselling services
  • A positive and caring working environment

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.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please complete the online application.

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About Sycamore Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
476 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
0115 9155804

School location

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