Learning Support Assistant

Wootton Academy TrustBedford

Required for September 2021

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join the Trust on a permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and passionate Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic, experienced and well-regarded team.

Teaching Assistants work within the Student Support Team and are an integral part of the Raising Achievement Programme.  Their role is vital in supporting vulnerable and at risk students and is valued at Wootton Academy Trust.  Teaching Assistants work both with individuals and whole groups of students and can have an immense impact on the learning and pastoral care systems put in place for students.

The successful candidate should have an understanding of the educational needs of children, be able to work collaboratively with others and be flexible in their approach to work. 

Closing Date: noon, Tuesday 18th May 2021

Applicants must complete the Trust’s application form - we cannot accept CVs.  An Application Form and recruitment information can be downloaded from our website www.woottonupper.co.uk or requested by email from recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk. 

Please return the completed Application Form either by email to recruitment@wootton.beds.sch.uk or by post to the HR Department, Wootton Academy Trust, Hall End Road, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT.

Wootton Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Wootton Academy Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES - We prefer to hire people directly. We’ll be in touch if we need you!

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