2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    2 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

£20,441

Actual salary

£15,240

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our Opportunity

We are looking to appoint a talented Teaching Assistant to join and support our staff and students.

In your new role you will support both individually and in small groups under the direction and support of our Pastoral Leader and SENCO.

If you are looking/or have been thinking about working in education this is a fantastic opportunity for you to gain secondary school experience as we offer a teacher training programme through Scarborough Teaching Alliance (based at our school) - Scarborough Teaching Alliance - Home You will:

  • Ideally have previous experience in this type of role or with children and young people
  • Have a genuine interest in supporting young people
  • Be able to develop positive working relationships with pupils, parents, staff and other professionals.
  • Be willing to undertake and act on relevant professional development and training.
  • Be able to support in the delivery of high-quality learning experiences for our students.
  • Have high expectations of learning and behaviour and inspire and motivate our students.
  • Be supportive, nurturing and understanding.
  • Seek to make learning exciting and a positive experience.
  • Work well as part of a team. Demonstrate good communication skills both orally and written

What the school offers its staff

Scalby School is a successful and popular 11-16 community school based in picturesque seaside town of Scarborough on the North Yorkshire Coast. We currently have approximately 1000 students on roll. In recent years we have become the school of choice in our local community. Our P8 score in 2019 placed us in the top 20% of schools nationally again.

Our students are diverse, exciting and talented – and the same is true of our staff. We put huge emphasis on professional development, most of it in-house, and are proud of the highly effective teaching, which characterises our school. We are also noted for our ‘can do’ attitude. We are keen, always, to encourage new and/or young staff to make their mark as soon as they are ready.

A ‘Good’ school in every area as judged by Ofsted in 2012 and in 2019. We are constantly looking at ways to improve our learning offer and are very ambitious improving the school further. Our aim is to provide a ‘Great’ education for the young people of our beautiful coastal community

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 download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@coastandvale.academy

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About Scalby School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
990 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01723362301

School location

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