Teaching Assistant Level 1, Nottingham

Closing date:New this week

Bluecoat Wollaton AcademyNottingham

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 5, Points 5-7, £18,795 to £19,554 FTE (actual salary: £16,138 to £16,790)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and experienced Teaching Assistant to join a high-achieving and forward-looking team of staff. The Teaching Assistant will work with students in order to improve the quality of learning and foster the participation of students in the social and academic aspects of academy life. 

The successful candidate will be committed to the students and academy life and will possess the ability to communicate effectively and to raise the standards of learning for all of the students that they are required to work with. 

The Learning Support team is led by the Executive SENCo for Learning Support & SEN, supported by SENCos at each of the Trust’s sites. The Learning Support teams consist of committed and professional teachers and teaching assistants with a variety of experience within and beyond the academy. The team is the largest in any city school or academy in Nottingham and supports students of all abilities across the 11-18 range.

Bluecoat Wollaton Academy is a proud member of the Archway Learning Trust - a highly successful Trust, with an expanding number of academies covering the ages of 3-19 and operating across a growing number of campuses. The growth and development of our Multi-Academy Trust makes this an excellent opportunity to join us, as we seek to serve a growing number of young people across the region. 

In return, we can offer:

  • Employee benefits and well-being scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Salary sacrifice bus pass scheme

How to find out more

If you're keen to join our ambitious academy and want to find out more, please visit www.archwaytrust.co.uk/vacancies 

To apply, please complete an application form and send this to recruitmentbwa@archwaytrust.co.uk along with a covering letter. 

Please note, CVs will only be accepted as additional information, a Trust application form must be completed.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 25th November 2019

Interview date: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to the satisfactory completion of an enhanced DBS check, Barred List check, the receipt of satisfactory references and any other statutory checks that are required for the post. We are an equal opportunities employer.

More about Bluecoat Wollaton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Sutton Passeys Crescent, Wollaton Park, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 1EA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 115 900 7210