Teaching Assistant, Wigston Road, Coventry, CV2 2RH

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Grace Academy CoventryWigston Road, Coventry, CV2 2RH

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Band C (Pro Rata)
Contract term: Fixed Term

Grace Academy Coventry is part of a three Academy trust supported by a foundation team.  By working together and sharing knowledge, expertise and resources we are able to achieve more together than would ever be possible in isolation.  Our Academy has a new Principal who was appointed in September 2017 and we are on a rapid journey of improvement  towards  outstanding.  Grace Academy's ethos is one of success, built on inclusion, care and support for all its learners. Our core values of Grace, Integrity, Respect, Potential and Excellence permeate everything we do and all our interactions with students, staff and the wider community;  This is directly in keeping with our Christian ethos.  At the Academy we put learning and learners first in every aspect of school life.  Our core purpose means that we ensure that every learning opportunity is tailored for, and responsive to, the needs of all our students.  The right candidate will provide classroom cover and support in conjunction the teaching staff at the Academy as directed by the Principal and Academy Leadership Team.

What we offer you:

The Academy puts wellbeing and development at the heart of its work and we work hard to look after our pool of talented staff who are encouraged to grow, develop and work collaboratively.  CPD is offered, however, the right candidate will be encouraged to self-develop with the support of the Academcy Leadership Team.  The Academy has outstanding facilities and is a spacious, welcoming workplace. We have a modern, well equipped gym that is free to use for staff.  Our students are pleasant and have high aspirations for their future.

The position is on a fixed term basis for the first 1 year with the opportunity of becoming permanent.

About you:

You will be an highly experienced Teaching Assistant who will have a sound knowledge of Safeguarding and Child Protection legislation, experience in a school setting and working with young people between the ages of 11 - 18. 

For More Information:

For more details about the Academy please browse our website at:  http://coventry.graceacademy.org.uk/   You are encouraged to visit the Academy and see our values in action.  It will give you the opportunity to see our outstanding facilities.  If you would like to visit the Acacemy or for a confidential discussion about this role please contact Nicole Chapman, PA to the Principal  on  02476 589008, or email at gacrecruitment@graceacademy.org.uk.

Please visit our recruitment website for an application form

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More about Grace Academy Coventry
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Wigston Road, Coventry, CV2 2RH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 247 6589000
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