Teaching Assistant

Part Time Permanent
  • Closing date: 23 August 2021
  • Suitable for ECT/NQTs: Not Applicable
  • Part Time
  • Permanent
  • Church View, Ilkeston DE7 4LF
  • Applications have closed.
  • Band 3, SCP 6-9
  • Nottingham
  • St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust
  • Start date: 1st September 2021
Website Stthomasderbys
Catholic Multi Academy Trust / Primary
St Thomas Catholic Voluntary Academy We serve god, when we work and play together

Hours: 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday 8:45am to 3:45pm) – 39 weeks per year
Grade/SCP: Band 3, SCP 6-9
Salary: Full Time Equivalent £19,698 – £20,903, Actual Salary £13,713.86 – £14,552.79
Contract: Link to a child with an ECHP. The duration of the contract will be link to the named child.
Location: St Thomas’ Catholic Voluntary Academy, Church View, Ilkeston DE7 4LF
Start Date: 1 September 2021

“The school is a joyful and strongly supportive community where the quality of relationships between all colleagues and pupils echoes the mission statement, ‘Work together, play together and serve God’.” (DCI Inspection October 2018)

St Thomas’, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, would like to appoint a friendly and teaching assistant to join the staff team from September initially for a year. You should enjoy working with children and be available every week day during term time.

The successful candidate will work a child in our Reception class from September 2021.

Experience or an interest of working with children with autism and an ability to communicate via Makaton is an advantage.

St Thomas’ is a vibrant, well-resourced and happy school with children who are keen to learn and a very friendly and dedicated staff.

Pre-arranged visits to the school at lunchtime are most welcome, please contact the school on 0115 9320550, for an appointment.  All candidates must be able to commit to upholding the ethos and values of a Catholic school.  The successful applicant will be expected to sign and abide by the terms and conditions of the Catholic Education Service (CES) contract.

Any questions during the school holidays please e-mail glob@tho.srscmat.co.uk

How to apply

To apply go to our trust website  www.srscmat.co.uk/Vacancies to complete and return the following documents and send to vacancies@srscmat.co.uk.

•    Support Staff Application Form
•    Consent to Obtain References form
•    Rehabilitation of Offenders Form
•    Recruitment Monitoring Form

Closing Date:    Monday, 23 August 2021 at 9:00am
Interviews:         Monday, 30 August 2021

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested, prior to interview, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

Being part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust

On 1st September 2018, the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust, part of the Diocese of Nottingham, brought together 25 Catholic schools located in Derby City, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire and Stockport together in partnership, to ensure the very best spiritual, social and academic experiences and outcomes for the young people in our schools.

Everything we do is to better the lives and futures of our children, providing access to first- class teaching, both academically and spiritually and we are united by our collective vision to excel.

Why work for the St Ralph Sherwin Multi Academy Trust?

•Access to first class CPD opportunities. We also work in partnership with Nottingham Teaching School Alliance to deliver meaningful and relevant CPD. Our Leadership Academy identifies and develops future leaders.
•Genuine opportunities for career progression – with 25 academies in our family, and 84 academies across the Diocese, opportunities for career progression are a reality.
•Professional assistance – you will have access to an Employee Assistance Programme which provides confidential, independent and unbiased information and guidance 24/7. If clinically advisable, it also offers face-to-face counselling sessions.
•Pension – automatic enrolment into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme with 23.68% employer contributions, or to the Local Government Pension Scheme for support staff, one of the most competitive on the market, with employer contributions of above 20% in most cases.
•Terms and Conditions – we have committed to following nationally agreed terms and conditions for pay for both teachers and support staff.

For more information about our Trust and our Academies, please visit www.srscmat.co.uk
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