St Thomas More Catholic School is a mixed, independent Academy within the Cardinal Hume Academies Trust and is comprised of approximately 1,000 students, aged 11 - 18. The school has excellent facilities and in June 2013 was judged by Ofsted as an ‘Outstanding School’. Our students work hard and achieve success.
What we are looking for:
The school is looking to appoint committed and hardworking individuals to join the Sixth Form team as Teaching Assistants responsible for supporting students undertaking vocational courses, including Business Studies, Health and Social Care, IT and Media Studies. Suitable candidates should have empathy with students aged 16-19, together with the ability to ensure good standards of discipline and behaviour. Applicants should be educated to degree level or currently studying for a degree (degrees relating to vocational subjects would be advantageous). The post will be term-time only with some flexibility in the daily working hours. The post will be paid initially on an hourly rate.
What we can offer you:
- An Ofsted Outstanding school
- A school with a strong sense of moral purpose, stemming from the school’s strong Catholic ethos which underpins all aspects of the school’s work (Ofsted 2013)
- Excellent CPD opportunities and commitment to developing professional practice
- A school which expects the highest standards of pupil conduct, both in school and in the local community
If you are interested in this position, please complete the support staff application form. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post will be subject to clearance of an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.