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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

New Line Learning Academy, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-6912-476S
  • Posted:01/06/2023
  • Pay: £17298 pro rata (£21293 FTE)
  • Start Date:June/ July 2023
  • App Close Date:30/06/2023 at 14:00
  • Interviews:TBC-Interview may be held prior to closing date

Advert

New Line Learning Academy are seeking to employ a dynamic and creative Teaching Assistant to support pupils with EHCPs within the classroom. The ideal candidate will have experience of supporting students within small groups and working on 1:1s with a pupil in lessons.

You will need to be:

  • Recent experience of working with children of relevant age.
  • Previous experience of working within a supported learning environment
  • Must be able to use own initiative, work independently in an orderly manner,
  • motivate and inspire others with a creative approach to problem solving.

This role is for 37 hours per week, five days per week, term-time only. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, fun and highly supportive group of dedicated people. We will offer training for the right candidate.                                                                       

We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • The support of a Trust that currently runs two secondary schools, primary school and Nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme and Kent Rewards
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and gaining nationally accredited qualifications 

Only applications submitted by the school application process will be considered, we are unable to accept CVs.

 Future Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification and will be required to apply for a DBS disclosure. We particularly welcome applicants from under- represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Future Schools Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All members of staff are expected to share and adhere to this commitment.

Information about the school

The Gateway is an alternative provision within Future Schools Trust. The Gateway offers a personalised approach to learning with a curriculum designed to meet the needs of each individual student, while at the same time developing the young person and implementing specific interventions to support their needs.

At Gateway plays a vital role in providing a welcoming and inclusive provision to encourage attendance and ensure our students experience an environment that they can have pride in and is conducive to learning, progress and personal development.

Our focus is on academic progress for all students; however, we also place a large emphasis on developing positive behaviours, becoming a positive member of the Gateway community and the wider local community. Running alongside our academic curriculum, we have excellent care, guidance and support.

Gateway offers a more personalised approach to learning with small class sizes of around six students. This enables staff to successfully adapt learning to meet the needs of each individual student and provide focused 1:1 support on a regular basis.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the heart of who we are and what we do. At Future Schools Trust we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace where every individual's unique talents and perspectives are valued and can thrive. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries and we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you require.

What's In It For You? A vibrant and exciting place to work A friendly and supportive environment An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and nationally accredited qualifications The support of a Trust that currently encompasses two Secondary Schools and one Primary School. Alongside Tiger Cubs, our term time only Day Nursery, for children aged 3 months to 4 years, with great benefits to education staff. A well-resourced department with schemes of work and resources available. An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Future Schools Trust HR Recruitment Team
  • Address:Boughton Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9QL
  • Telephone: 01622 743 286
  • Email: officenll@futureschoolstrust.com

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.