Midday Assistant

Acorn Academy, Witham

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Job Ref No. ECC2679-144S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 2, Point 2-3
Position Start Date: 04/01/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 01/12/2023 Midnight Date of Interviews: 06/12/2023  

Job Description

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Midday Assistant

Scale 2, Point 2-3 (Actual Salary - £3,791.08 - £3,853.96)

7½ hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Term Time only (38 Working Weeks per year)


Required From: 4th January 2024

About the role:

Do you have some time to spare at 11:45am each day? Would you like to work with children to guide them in healthy eating and help them to develop their play skills? We are looking for a midday assistant to join our team, to work together to make lunchtime an enjoyable experience for all our children.

If you have a positive outlook and you enjoy working with children, we would love to hear from you. Visits to the school are warmly encouraged.

How to Apply:

To apply for the role, please complete the application form and recruitment monitoring form demonstrating how your skills and experience match the criteria in the Job Description and Person Specification and return directly to Acorn Academy.

Application guidance notes are also available to assist you with completing your application.

Informal enquiries regarding the role can be made to the school office via email to admin@acornacademy.net

Work Schedule:

The post is for 5 lunchtimes per week: 11:45 am - 1:15 pm. term time only, 7½ hours per week.

Information about the School

Acorn Academy is a large infant school with three classes in each year group and the added benefit of a nursery and a specialist speech and language provision. Children are at the centre of everything that we do and we aim to ensure that all children have a happy and successful experience at our school.

Acorn Academy is part of the Bridge Academy Trust: a collegiate and collaborative Trust, where, first and foremost, each school is a place of (high quality) learning, where young people ENJOY, ENRICH & ACHIEVE. The core purpose is to provide high quality continuity of every child's journey through education from 3 to 19, with a community and school-led school improvement approach and long-term sustainable strategy.

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and satisfactory references. Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups.

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

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Spa Road, Witham
Essex, CM8 1NA
Telephone: 01376 512605
Email: admin@acornacademy.net

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