Teaching Assistant (Reading Intervention Support)

The Clarendon Academy, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 0DJ

6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until end of school year (July 2023)

Full-time equivalent salary

£21,189 (pro rata per annum)

Actual salary

£10.98 per hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Have at least grade C in GCSE English or equivalent;
  • Have a passion for supporting children and their development;
  • Are confident, resilient and have excellent communication skills;
  • Are good at building relationships and are a team player;
  • Are organised and enthusiastic;
  • Have experience of working with children in a school environment; (desirable but not essential).

What the school offers its staff

  • a happy and exciting place to work, with enthusiastic children and staff
  • an organised and supportive team of people
  • opportunities to work collaboratively with other TAs, teachers and staff across the Trust
  • opportunities for training
  • commitment to your professional development
  • a clearly established induction process
  • term-time working

Further details about the role

Clarendon Academy is seeking to appoint a caring and dedicated Intervention Teaching Assistant to support students in the reading intervention in the Learning Hub. The rewarding role involves working with students, leading daily group reading. You will be delivering a reading programme to help learners make literacy progress and will be able to make a real difference to our learners school lives. You will be working in the Learning Hub, alongside a dedicated team of other intervention teaching assistants and the wider SEND team.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join our dedicated team of Teaching Assistants. The SEND team continues to grow and offers a supportive environment for staff to grow and develop their career.

Clarendon Academy is an exciting place to work. We are a thriving co-educational 11-18 comprehensive academy within the Acorn Education Trust. Working within the Trust provides support and career opportunities for progression. The school is based in the county town of Trowbridge, in beautiful rural Wiltshire, and is in easy commuter distance from Bath. We pride ourselves on being a centre of excellence and a place where young, enthusiastic children enter in Year 7 and leave us at the end of Year 13 as fully rounded young adults.

Commitment to safeguarding

Clarendon Academy, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening. We are an equal opportunities employer. As part of our safer recruitment processes, if you are shortlisted for the post we will carry out a social media account search.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to aes@clarendonacademy.com

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About The Clarendon Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
953 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01225 785210

School location

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