Teaching Assistant

Plume Academy, Maldon
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Job Ref No. ECC5402-252S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 Pts 11-14
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 20/03/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: As soon as possible following shortlisting  

Job Description

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Teaching Assistant

Required as soon as possible

30 hours per week

Term time only (38 working weeks)

Pay scale 2 Points 11-14

Actual starting salary £11398

Plume Academy is seeking to employ a Teaching Assistant to join our successful SEND Faculty and assist in the support and development of students with special educational needs. This is a wonderful opportunity to assist students in learning effectively on their own and in a group as well as encouraging the acceptance and integration of students with special educational needs.

Minimum qualifications in Maths and English at a C grade or equivalent are required. Previous experience, particularly of working with children and young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties is desirable. This roles may also involve supporting students who follow a vocational timetable, which includes supporting students on their college and work experience placements off site.

Plume Academy is a friendly, supportive and aspirant educational establishment where the professional development of all staff is given a high priority. Plume's very positive last Ofsted inspection in January 2018 judged the Academy as 'Good' in all areas, including the Sixth Form.

Plume Academy is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, Trustees and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are therefore subject to satisfactory DBS and Immigration checks, together with the receipt of satisfactory references and only applications submitted on the Academy's application form will be considered.

For full details and an application pack, please visit our website at www.plume.essex.sch.uk or email personnel@plume.essex.sch.uk

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 20 March 2019

Information about the School

Plume had a successful Ofsted inspection in 2014 and was judged a ‘good’ Academy. Ofsted acknowledged the high quality of teaching and excellent relationships in the Academy.

Plume Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are therefore subject to satisfactory DBS and Immigration Checks, together with the receipt of references.

Visits to the Academy are welcome.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Paula Gibson
Fambridge Road, Maldon
Essex, CM9 6AB
Telephone: 01621 854681
Email: personnel@plume.essex.sch.uk

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