Join the Nexus team as a Teaching Assistant
We are looking to appoint highly professional and efficient Teaching Assistants.
You will need to demonstrate that you:
Have experience of supporting children with special educational needs and challenging behaviour
including Autism in a mainstream, resource base or special school setting
Have the skills to place pupil learning at the centre of all your practice.
Have the ability to make sound judgements on attainment & progress of students, assess and celebrate in their success.
Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to enthuse and motivate others
Have experience of delivering a diverse package of learning & pastoral support to pupils.
Have the ability to set appropriate and challenging targets for yourself and others
Have the ability to make and take decisions both individually and as part of a team.
Have the ability to contribute to and share quality practice with other TA’s, teachers and the team.
Have the commitment to partnership between staff, parents and students
Are committed to supporting the aims of the academy
What you can expect
An exciting opportunity to join a brand-new school with strong partnerships to the academy schools’ network and other local schools and organisations
A high priority to your own learning, including access to tailored CPD and coaching
Leading employment benefits including access to pension scheme and employee assistance programmes
Opportunities to grow your career and for professional development as we encourage collaboration between our academies
An opportunity to join a team of dedicated and hard-working professionals who put our pupils at the centre of everything they do and are constantly striving to improve their knowledge, skills and practice
How to Apply
To apply, please complete an application form which can be downloaded from the Nexus Trust website.
Completed application forms are to be returned via email or post to Amy Woodcock (Office Manager) on firstname.lastname@example.org or postal address: C/O Discovery Academy, Park Grange Road, Norfolk Park, Sheffield, S2 3QF.
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.
If you would like an informal and confidential conversation about the role please contact Amy Woodcock on 0114 4798000.
Nexus Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.
This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level and a barred list check. Further information about the Disclosure and Barring Service and can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
We are an equal opportunities employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce.
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£19,698 - £20,092 FTE equates to £16,585 - £16,917 pro rata
36 hrs p/w, Permanent, Term Time only hours a week