Literacy Support Teaching Assistant
SCP Grade 5 Point 22: FTE = £21,074. To be pro-rata to 35hours per week, term time only.
Keen to challenge young people with opportunities they may not know they even exist yet? We aim to raise pupils’ aspirations so they begin to believe in themselves and understand that there is nothing holding them back, including where they happen to live or their family’s experience in education.
At West Walsall E-ACT Academy, we know that the life chances of our pupils are determined by inspirational professionals who are prepared to go the extra mile to support the pupils within the academy.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic individual who has an interest in working with pupils with additional needs within our SEN department. We are looking for a dynamic graduate who can work with others to develop key literacy skills of pupils within the academy. This will involve small groups and 1:1 sessions therefore a good standard of education is essential. We are looking for a motivated and ambitious individual who will be committed to driving our high expectations for all pupils across the academy
An 11-18 academy in Walsall resolutely focussed on improving the life chances of all our students and inspiring them to reach their full potential.
Ofsted good rated, recognised for helping students to progress from often low starting points.
A great place to work and live
Located just eight miles from Birmingham and six miles from Wolverhampton, Walsall is home to two E-ACT academies in Reedswood E-ACT Academy and West Walsall E-ACT Academy.
Part of the E-ACT Family
E-ACT multi-academy trust is responsible for 25 academies across the length and breadth of England. We are always on the lookout for dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic people so we can continue to give every one of our students the opportunity to explore, solve, create and achieve. In return, we offer the chance to work with amazing people and inspirational students, as well as a great salary and sector-leading work-life balance.
We are determined to ensure that all our students reach their full academic potential and develop the skills and personality to lead successful lives. The pastoral structure is integral to this
We are looking for graduates who are enthusiastic about inspiring young people, helping them to build resilience and a positive mind-set.
We will support with additional training including Mental Health First Aid.
If you want to make a real difference and are ready for a new challenge, then please get in touch using the contact details below.
How to apply
The closing date for applications is Thursday 28th June at 12pm. Applications to be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.
E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.