- Job role
- Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
- Working pattern
36 hours per week
- Contract type
- £17,185.49 - £18,601.93
We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our well established secondary school and sixth form, catering for up to 900 pupils in South Gloucestershire.
Yate Academy is a happy, energetic and welcoming academy and is in the top 1% of schools nationally for GCSE outcomes, committed to ensuring all students have a better chance of success than if they went to any other school in the Country. In addition to the full support of an active Teaching and Learning team, the school benefits from the experience and support that comes with being part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust.
If you are interested in joining us at this exciting time, please complete an application form
Applying for the job
How to apply
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To apply for a staff vacancy, please register for an online account to complete the application form. Please visit our website www.yateacademy.co.uk under ‘About us’ > ‘Current Vacancies’
The recruitment process is managed via your online account and you will receive regular notifications regarding the progress of your application.
The completed online application form should be accompanied by a personal statement of suitability of no more than 2 sides of A4. In the application form and personal statement, you should demonstrate how you meet the requirements set out in the Person Specification. Please include specific examples which support your application.
If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
- School size
- 719 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
About Yate Academy
Our school is a well-established secondary school and sixth form, which caters for up to 900 pupils. We have achieved a set of outstanding GCSE results which put them well above the national average for progress. A relentless focus on high expectations has resulted in this exceptional GCSE performance. The results are not only the best in the school’s history but will put Yate Academy amongst some of the best schools in the country. As well as having the full support of an active Teaching Team and Leadership team the school benefits from the experience and support that comes with being part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust.
Our website provides a clear picture of our aspirations and our vision; however, please do not hesitate to contact us to seek further information. We very much look forward to receiving applications from candidates whose personal qualities, values and experiences support and reflect ours. If you would like an opportunity to visit our school, please contact Mrs K Sims on 01454 333592 to arrange a suitable time.
We are ambitious about diversity and inclusion and very much look forward to receiving applications from candidates whose personal qualities and values reflect those in the person specification and whose experiences also place them in a strong position to deliver the challenges set out in the job description. We encourage applications from candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, religion, belief, or race.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people therefore this appointment will be subject to vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Arranging a visit to Yate Academy
If you would like an opportunity to visit our school, please contact Mrs K Sims on 01454 333592 to arrange a suitable time.