BASED AT: Etonbury Academy
SALARY/GRADE RANGE: NJC Scale 2A pt 3-4. (Actual £17,924 to £18220 based on 33.5 hours)
RESPONSIBLE TO: SENDCo
HOURS: Flexible hours up to 33.75 hours per week, term-time only (to include 5 designated staff training days)
Etonbury Academy is an extended secondary school with over 1100 pupils, located on the edge of the town of Arlesey, close to the Bedfordshire/Hertfordshire border and excellent train links to london. We provide a broad and extensive curriculum for children aged 9 to 18 years, including Sixth Form. We were delighted to achieve the best results in Central Bedfordshire this year.
In our most recent Ofsted report (February 2020), we were judged as Good by inspectors – we were also recognised as a UK Top 100 Performing and Improving School by independent report Government Initiatives IQ.
We are a local school with a global outlook, preparing young people for the future. Our facilities, resources and specialist teaching are second-to-none. So, too, is our commitment to pastoral care.
This is a place where every child is safe, secure and supported. Every single member of our learning community – students, staff and parents – are part of our success story.
Our younger students join us in Year 5 at Etonbury Juniors, and move up to our secondary school in Year 7. With separate buildings for junior and secondary, we provide a nurturing environment for all pupils to receive an excellent Etonbury Experience. We know our children, and together we make Etonbury Academy a school to be proud of.
We provide professional development for aspirational staff and access the teaching school, colleges and Apprenticeship Levy to make this happen. Our proven track record gives you every reason to consider Etonbury as the right school for you.
We welcome visits to our school prior to the application, please contact Amy Bowles on 01462 730391 or abowles @bestacademies.org.uk to arrange.
Bedfordshire Schools Trust (BEST)
The Bedfordshire Schools Trust (BEST) is a multi-academy trust providing exceptional education across our community of 12 schools and five nurseries. Since forming in 2016, we have grown significantly into one of the largest single employers in Central Bedfordshire. We now educate more than 5,000 children across the area, from nursery age to advanced level study, and have over 700 members of staff.
Applicants must be willing to undertake a DBS clearance and the Academy must receive two satisfactory references before the successful candidate can commence employment.
Applications may be made online via MyNewTerm. A Word application form can also be downloaded directly from our website.
We are committed to the safeguarding and promotion of children's welfare and offers of employment are subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references.
Strictly no agencies.
*This vacancy may close early for the right candidate
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