Learning and Teaching Assistant- 587460

Academy: The Excel Academy Role Type: Teaching Support
Job Expiry Date: 27/01/2022
Address: Milton Road , Stoke-on-Trent,ST1 6LG Job Expiry Time: 09:00am
Contract Type: Temporary Employment Start Date: As soon as possible
Contract Term: 12 Months in the first instance Salary: Level 6, Actual Salary £16,312 – £18,010
Contract Length (If Temporary): Role Type: Teaching Support
NQTs Considered: N/A Learning and Teaching Assistant- Level 6 Recruitment Pack


Principal: Mr D Bishop

Required: As Soon As Possible

Learning and Teaching Assistant

Temporary for 12 months in the first instance

Term Time Only, 31.25 Hours per week

Level 6, Actual Salary (£16,312 to £18,010)

The Excel Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic energetic Learning & Teaching Assistant to carry out SEND assessments, plan appropriate provision, monitor progress of SEND students and to work collaboratively to raise standards and expectations at all levels throughout Key Stages 3 and 4. The successful candidate will also deliver numeracy intervention.  This is a fantastic opportunity for an inspiring and aspirational individual with a good standard of numeracy and literacy skills to support teachers and make a difference to the future education of the Academy’s students.

Our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do. Every student is encouraged to achieve their best in the pursuit of excellence. Our strong ethos of pride and mutual respect, together with high quality teaching, ensures our students understand our high expectations for behaviour and have opportunities to excel in learning. Excel Academy students leave as aspiring, motivated and confident young adults.

The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a new building and state-of-the-art learning environment. A recent Ofsted visit confirmed that the Academy remains a ‘good’ academy and is on a journey to become outstanding. They acknowledged that the Academy is highly regarded in the community and is the ‘school of choice’ locally, as a result it is significantly over-subscribed in all year groups.

The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you.  For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/  Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk quoting the job reference number detailed above.

Closing Date for this Post: Thursday 27th January 2022 at 9:00am

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Click here to download an application form. Your application form should be emailed to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk as soon as possible and no later than the closing date given in the advert and application pack.