Inclusion Support Worker, Huddersfield

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Joseph Norton AcademyHuddersfield
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,583 to £17,091
Contract term: Permanent

Are you passionate about inclusion and committed to meeting the needs of all children?

Do you have the ability to engage, motivate and promote the learning and personal development of specific pupils?

The Governors of Joseph Norton Academy would like to invite applications from enthusiastic, hard-working, team players for the position of Inclusion Support Worker (ISW).

As an ISW, you will assist in creating a stimulating, safe and happy environment in which our pupils can thrive. You will have the ability to inspire and engage pupils in both learning activities and personal development, and will possess the interpersonal skills necessary to work productively with colleagues, parents, carers and external stakeholders.

We are looking for applicants with real presence and passion, who have a proven track record of engaging vulnerable children and will strive to obtain the best outcomes for our pupils as part of a strong and effective team.

Essential qualities for all applicants include a commitment to inclusive practices; effective communication skills; energy, patience and enthusiasm; and a desire to gain and develop specialist skills in our unique setting. You will have the ability and willingness to support pupils both on the school site and, when necessary, in the community.

For more information about our school or Wellspring Academy Trust, please see 

Our Governors actively encourage visits and we look forward to welcoming you to our school. To make an appointment, please call Kate Gaunt (Pastoral Manager) on 01484 868218. 

Joseph Norton Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this aim. We ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

Deadline for applications: Sunday 29th October

Interviews: 8th November

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form.

Application forms should be returned by email to or by post to Ruth Radcliffe – School Business Manager at the school address to arrive in advance of the deadline.

Job location

More about Joseph Norton Academy
Address: Busker Lane, Scissett, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 9JU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1484 868218