Teaching Assistant

Pakefield High School, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 7AQ

20 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    5 September 2022 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    19 July 2022

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Teaching Assistant job summary

Teaching Assistants – Two vacancies

Grade D - £13,584

30 hours per week

Term time plus one week (39 weeks per year)

Required September 2022.

Pakefield High School is seeking to appoint three Teaching Assistants to join our SEND Team. The successful candidates will have excellent communication skills and a passion for supporting young people in their academic and social development. Under the guidance of the SENDCo and within the overall ethos of the school, you will support the delivery of personalised learning programmes and activities to support students with special education needs, individually and in small groups, to enable them to access the learning and the wider aspects of school life.

You will be someone who understands and enjoys working with young people, is well organised, flexible, adaptable, and who enjoys variety in your work. You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to motivate students and gain their respect.

Applying for the job

For more information and a full application pack including job description and person specification, please see our website www.pakefield.org.uk or email info@clarionacademytrust.org.uk to request a pack.

Please return application forms to info@clarionacademytrust.org.uk

Closing Date: 3.00pm on Monday 5 September 2022
Interviews: w/c Monday 12 September 2022

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About Pakefield High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
691 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01502 530750

Your Opportunity

By joining Pakefield High School, you will become part of a staff dedicated to and passionate about securing the best possible outcomes for our young people. We can offer you:

• The chance to work as part of a forward thinking dynamic team
• A role that can make significant positive impacts on the lives of young people
• A creative and innovative environment
• Excellent opportunities for career and professional development
• A welcoming and supportive staffing body
• Enrolment to the Local Government Pension Scheme

Pakefield High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people across its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS, and have checks carried out with previous employers. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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