Grade/SCP: Band 3, SCP 6-9
Hours: Post 1: 30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Post 2: 20 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Salary: Full Time Equivalent £19,698 - £20,903 per annum
Part Time Equivalent:
Post 1; £13,713.86 - £14,552.86 per annum
Post 2; £9142.57 - £9,701.86 per annum
Contract: Both fixed term to 31st August 2022
Location: St Thomas’ Catholic Voluntary Academy, Church View, Ilkeston, DE7 4LF
Start Date: As soon as possible
“The school is a joyful and strongly supportive community where the quality of relationships between all colleagues and pupils echoes the mission statement, ‘Work together, play together and serve God’.” (DCI Inspection October 2018)
St Thomas’, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, would like to appoint two friendly teaching assistants to join the staff team from January initially until the end of the school year. You should enjoy working with children and be available every week day during term time.
The successful candidate will work with children across the school with Special Educational Needs supporting them both in and outside of the classroom under the direction of the SENCo.
St Thomas’ is a vibrant, well-resourced and happy school with children who are keen to learn and a very friendly and dedicated staff.
Pre-arranged visits to the school at lunchtime are most welcome, please contact the school on 0115 9320550, for an appointment. All candidates must be able to commit to upholding the ethos and values of a Catholic school. The successful applicant will be expected to sign and abide by the terms and conditions of the Catholic Education Service (CES) contract.
Visits to school are encouraged and welcomed by arrangement, please contact Mrs Pugh, School Office Manager, Telephone: 0115 9320550
How to apply
To apply go to our trust website www.srscmat.co.uk/Vacancies to complete and return the following documents and send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Support Staff Application Form
• Consent to Obtain References form
• Recruitment Monitoring Form
Closing Date: Sunday 9th January 2022 at 23:59pm
Interview Date: W/C 17th January 2022
The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested, prior to interview, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.
Being part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust
On 1st September 2018, the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust, part of the Diocese of Nottingham, brought together 25 Catholic schools located in Derby City, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire and Stockport together in partnership, to ensure the very best spiritual, social and academic experiences and outcomes for the young people in our schools.
Everything we do is to better the lives and futures of our children, providing access to first- class teaching, both academically and spiritually and we are united by our collective vision to excel.
Why work for the St Ralph Sherwin Multi Academy Trust?
•Access to first class CPD opportunities. We also work in partnership with Nottingham Teaching School Alliance to deliver meaningful and relevant CPD. Our Leadership Academy identifies and develops future leaders.
•Genuine opportunities for career progression - with 25 academies in our family, and 84 academies across the Diocese, opportunities for career progression are a reality.
•Professional assistance - you will have access to an Employee Assistance Programme which provides confidential, independent and unbiased information and guidance 24/7. If clinically advisable, it also offers face-to-face counselling sessions.
•Pension - automatic enrolment into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme with 23.68% employer contributions, or to the Local Government Pension Scheme for support staff, one of the most competitive on the market, with employer contributions of above 20% in most cases.
•Terms and Conditions - we have committed to following nationally agreed terms and conditions for pay for both teachers and support staff.
For more information about our Trust and our Academies, please visit www.srscmat.co.uk
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