Special Needs Welfare Practitioner - 765433

Academy: Eaton Park Role Type: Teaching Support
Job Expiry Date: 04/07/2022
Address: Arbourfield Drive, Stoke-on-Trent, ST2 9PF Job Expiry Time: 09:00am
Contract Type: Temporary Employment Start Date: September 2022
Contract Term: Term Time Term Time, 28 Hours per week
Contract Length (If Temporary): Salary: Level 5, Actual Salary (£14,432 – £15,934)
NQTs Considered: N/A Supporting Information: Special Needs Welfare Practitioner – June 2022 – Recruitment Pack

Executive Principal: Mrs L Brammer

Required: September 2022

Special Needs Welfare Practitioner

Temporary, 30 Hours per week

Level 5, Actual Salary (£14,432 – £15,934)


The Senior Leadership Team and Governors are looking for a Special Needs Welfare Practitioner to join our driven, committed and enthusiastic team. We are looking for a candidate who is a motivated team player and is able to both fully engage children in their learning, thus improving outcomes and successes for them, and become integral to all aspects of academy life. This role involves personal care of students and will include physical activities including but not limited to lifting and manual handling on a daily basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for inspiring and aspirational individuals to join a creative, supportive Academy.

Eaton Park have consistently high standards, resulting in exceptional pupil outcomes and pupil progress measures. We pride ourselves on carving pathways to success for all pupils regardless of their academic and social background.

Eaton Park Academy is a part of The Alpha Academies Trust, priding itself on developing strong links between its academies in both primary and secondary contexts. Eaton Park Academy is a larger than average, two form entry primary school, graded good (Ofsted 2019), which serves the communities of Bentilee and Bucknall.

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: Monday 4th July 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.