This is an exciting time in the life of Erdington Academy. From September 2016, we officially became an academy within the Fairfax Multi-Academy Trust, which includes four schools. This further enables the academy to share and develop practice as part of a wider group of academies and partners. We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking staff to join us on our journey to outstanding.
Job Title: Teaching Assistant – Level 3
Required: As soon as possible
Starting Salary: Scale 5 Point 22 - £20,661 (Actual £15,871)
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, Term time only
The Teaching Assistant is required for the Skills School Faculty. The Skills School Faculty support students with a range of needs, including special educational needs and/or disabilities, those who speak English as an additional language and those who require additional support for their behaviour.
Due to the changing context of the school, this new post has been advertised to add extra capacity in the department to provide in-class support, lead group interventions and offer students tailored individual support to address their needs.
NVQ level 3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent, plus level 2, or equivalent in English and Maths is essential.
Erdington Academy is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as well as providing evidence of qualifications.
To apply, please complete the online application form.
To arrange a visit, please contact 0121 373 1080.
Closing date: 12pm (noon) Wednesday 13 December 2017.