Do you have the drive, passion and
commitment to deliver outstanding support? This is an opportunity to join a
dedicated team of staff at Thornhill Academy, part of Consilium Academies who
are committed to providing the best possible education for our pupils.
are seeking to appoint a talented and committed individual to join our Learning
Support Department here at Thornhill Academy. The role of the Teaching
Assistant will be to work under the instruction/guidance of a teacher to
provide work, care and support programmes to pupils.
successful candidate should be supportive of the ethos and values of the school
and have the ability to encourage and motivate our students. We are looking for
someone with a sense of humour, who understands the importance of developing a
positive culture in our organisation and has high expectations of their pupils. The
successful candidates will present the best possible example of professional
standards to colleagues.
Thornhill Academy is an 11 to 16 secondary academy,
with over six hundred students which occupies a large site in close proximity
to Sunderland City Centre. Thornhill Academy is a unique school in its
area, this uniqueness comes from the diversity of our student population. Across the
school, students come from 14 different ethnicities, with 35 different
languages. We are proud to be this vibrant and diverse community and have
developed a culture that has moved far beyond tolerance and one in which we
celebrate, learn from, and embrace our differences. The diversity of our
community offers students and staff rewarding and deeply engaging experiences
and supports staff on their journey to become inspirational and reflective
practitioners, improving life chances for all in our community.
At Thornhill we take pride in developing each
individual pupil to achieve their potential and make a positive contribution to
society. We provide a safe, happy and nurturing environment in which we
challenge all to strive for personal accomplishment and excellence.
Students, parents, staff and governors are
proud of recent achievements here and, as well as helping students achieve the
results they need to follow chosen career paths, has a huge and varied
programme of activities and extra-curricular opportunities on offer.
Our Aims are to create an environment in
which all take responsibility for their actions, behaviour and learning;
relishing and learning from challenges. We want to create a safe, supportive
and happy working environment in which diversity is celebrated and pupils and
staff thrive.We have high expectations of all students in
terms of behaviour and commitment to learning and of our parents in working
with us as partners to support individual progress.
please download and complete the attached application form. Please note we do
not accept CV’s. We ask that all
completed application forms are sent to Kim Weller at email@example.com.
Please ensure that within your application you
provide the names, addresses, and contact details for two referees, one of whom
should be your current or most recent employer.
closing date for applications is at 9:00 AM on Friday 24th November
will take place on a date to be confirmed.
Consilium Academies is committed to safeguarding and promoting the
welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to
share this commitment.Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced DBS
Check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be
completed for all applicants.
The Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to
creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Under Part 7
of the Immigration Act 2016, the Public Sector fluency duty requires state
funded schools to ensure candidates for their customer facing roles have the
necessary standard of spoken English.
note: If you have not been contacted within one week of the closing date please
assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We
are unable to provide feedback on individual applications. Applications
received after the closing time stated will not be considered.
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