We are proud that Outwood Grange Academy is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and we are delighted to be based in the cathedral city of Wakefield, near Leeds.
A National Training school for eleven years and one of the country’s first Teaching Schools, Outwood Grange Academy is a model school and a benchmark against which other academies’ progress can be judged.
The Outwood Family of Schools was born from the success of this academy, and as such, we are determined to fully support colleagues within the Family both professionally and personally.
We work hard to ensure we reduce workload on staff, allowing more time in the classroom to put our vision of students first, raising standards and transforming lives into practice.
In addition to this success, we will actively invest in your future through working closely with the Outwood Institute of Education to offer access to a wide range of CPD opportunities, with all staff receiving a minimum of two hours’ CPD each week.
We also offer a generous employment package with a whole host of staff benefits, including a health cash plan, a cycle to work scheme, plus a partnership with car leasing company, Synergy, with offers exclusively for Outwood colleagues.
We are looking appoint a Learning Support Assistant, working as part of a large team, to provide learning support for the students and staff of Outwood Grange Academy. Additional tasks include assisting with the preparation and production of teaching materials, providing special examination arrangements and departmental administration.
The successful candidate must have 5 GCSEs (Grades A*-C) including English and Maths or equivalent, possess strong IT skills, be a good communicator, approachable and have a positive attitude towards staff and students.
If you share our vision, join our family.
If you have any questions, please contact Katie Brown by email: K.Brown@grange.outwood.com
To apply, please visit: www.outwood.com > Careers.
Closing date: Midday on 23 September 2019.
Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.
Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.