Teaching Assistant, Stockton-on-Tees

Closing date:

The Grangefield AcademyStockton-on-Tees

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,945 - £21,589NJC 8 - 12
Contract term: Fixed Term

Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for an exciting new challenge?

Join us in an innovative academy on our journey to outstanding.

The governors and the sponsor of the academy, Northern Education Trust, are now seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant, to provide high quality support to students, and assist teachers.  

We are seeking to appoint an excellent practitioner with a passion for learning and developing a child’s talents whilst meeting their needs through a range of strategies that can support their inclusion.  Working within a team under the direction of our SENCO, the successful candidate will be energetic and determined, empathetic but assertive.  The ideal candidate will be skilled in the use of ICT and practical activities to enhance learning and will be fully committed to helping students achieve high standards of academic success.

In recent years we achieved our best ever GCSE results.  This places us as the top school for Progress 8 in Stockton Local Authority and the North East.  

The Grangefield Academy is part of Northern Education Trust, a nationally recognised and trusted academy sponsor with vast experience of school improvement, and specialised experience in all aspects of education. 

We can offer you:

• An excellent opportunity for career progression both within the Academy and the Trust.

• An ambitious leadership team with a clear vision for the Academy.

• High quality new academy building and facilities opened in April 2016.

• Students with a desire to achieve.

For further information, enquiries or if you would like to visit our academy please contact the Principal’s PA, Dawn Ellis on d.ellis@northerneducationtrust.org or telephone on 01642 353637. 

Application packs are available via the TES website, Stockton Borough website or download an application pack directly from our website http://www.thegrangefieldacademy.org/jobs

Completed applications should be returned by email to: 


Fixed term until:          August 2020

Closing date        17.01.2020

Interview date To be confirmed

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks.  We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our students.

More about The Grangefield Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Part of Northern Education Trust, Oxbridge Avenue, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS18 4LE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1642 353637
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