Read Write Inc. Phonics Lead TA, Ilford, Redbridge

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Isaac Newton AcademyIlford, Redbridge

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Ark Support Band 7(£23,577- £29,241)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Read Write Inc. Phonics Lead TA

Isaac Newton Academy, Redbridge

Interim Principal: Jo Spencer

Head of Primary: Tam Broadway

Lead TA RWI Phonic Leader

Required for Immediate Start

All-through mixed 4-18 comprehensive in Redbridge

Start date: ASAP   

Salary: Ark Support Band 7(£23,577- £29,241)

Location: Ilford, London

Nearest train station: Seven Kings

Deadline: Wednesday 13th February 2019

Ofsted: Outstanding in all areas (October 2018)

Visits to our school are encouraged; to arrange, please call 0208 911 6666.

In September 2012 Isaac Newton Academy opened with its inaugural cohort of 180 year 7 students. It has grown year on year to its full capaicity of 1554 11-18 year olds with specialist status in mathematics and music. In 2014 the primary phase opened, welcoming 90 reception-aged pupils. This will continue to expand each year until full in 2020.

In October 2018 the school was judged to be outstanding in all categories by OFSTED.

We are looking to appoint an exceptional Lead Teaching Assistant to ensure outstanding teaching and learning of the RWI programme across the school.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience and evidence of establishing successful relationships with a variety of stakeholders including staff, parents and pupils
  • Experience and evidence of the role of a TA and in particular classroom organisation and management
  • Experience and evidence of teaching the Read Write Inc. programme to a very high standard over a significant period of time
  • Experience and evidence of developing and working as part of a high performing team
  • Vision aligned with Ark and the Academy’s high aspirations and high expectations of self and others

If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of the young students who attend Isaac Newton Academy and members of the local community, then we are keen to hear from you.

To apply, please  visit Please complete your application by 12:00pm on Wednesday 13th February 2019. 

Interviews will be arranged as suitable candidates are identified, so early application is strongly advised.

If you have any technical issues with the application form please contact our recruitment team on 0203 116 6345 or 

To request a candidate information pack or to discuss the roles please contact our HR Office, on 020 8911 6656 or

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Isaac Newton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Cricklefield Place, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1FY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 911 6666
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Isaac Newton Academy is a mixed, non-denominational, non-selective school for girls and boys aged 4-18. It is situated in Ilford, north-east London, and is part of Ark, an international charity that has 35 schools in Birmingham, Hastings, London and ...