Student Support Worker

Contract: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, Mon - Fri 8.00am – 3.00pm, 45
weeks (Term Time plus 1 week)
Salary: Actual £12,768.75 per annum (FTE £16,798 per annum)
Site: Thomas Deacon Academy
Closing date: 26 April 2019
Start: ASAP

About TDET
TD Education Trust is a charitable organisation dedicated to raising educational outcomes across a range of primary and secondary phase schools and academies in the East Midlands. As a newly formed multi-academy trust we strive to provide outstanding teaching and learning for all and an ethos and culture that encourages everyone to be the very best that they can be.

We put learners, and their learning, at the heart of everything we do.

Thomas Deacon Academy
Trust: we are honest
Discipline: we never give up
Aspiration: we want the very best

Thomas Deacon Academy was one of the first Academies to be created and continues to thrive through our core values of Trust, Discipline and Aspiration. As we enter the exciting new phase of our future we continue to offer an aspirational learning environment for students from the ages of 7 to 18 years old. Our modern facilities, TDA Junior, Sixth Form Study Centre and 43 acre campus allow us to provide the ultimate in educational choice.

Most recently, July 2015, Ofsted graded the Academy as ‘Good’ in all areas and we are moving forward in our continued journey towards ‘Outstanding’.

The Role
We are seeking a committed and passionate Student Support Worker to join our dedicated Wellbeing team at Thomas Deacon Academy.

The successful candidate will have the ability to assist and work under the direction of the class teacher. They will be able to support and aid the learning of pupils through clarifying and explaining instructions, ensuring the use of equipment and materials, and to provide continuous encouragement and motivation.

They will have knowledge of the local and national learning strategies to enhance literacy and numeracy, and in line with Academy policies they will be able to effectively manage pupil behaviour.

The Trust offers:
• Excellent salary package.
• Fantastic training/CPD opportunities in a friendly supportive environment.
• Opportunity for progression across Thomas Deacon Education Trust.
• Use of Academy facilities (including a gym and onsite car parking).
• Local Government pension scheme.
• An engaging, creative and welcoming environment to learners who take pride in their school.
• An inclusive and collaborative approach.
• A talented, highly motivated, committed and professional team of colleagues, both within the school and across the trust.
• An actively supportive Local Governing Body and Trust leadership.

TD Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Academy will require the successful candidate to provide satisfactory references and undertake an Enhanced Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

To apply please click on the Vacancies page of our website www.thomasdeaconacademy.com where you will be directed to the application page.

If you have any questions regarding this post please contact the HR Team on 01733 426063 or e-mail hrteam@tda.education.


School website: http://www.thomasdeaconacademy.com
Staff category
Support Staff
Closing date
Friday 26 April 2019
School name
Thomas Deacon Education Trust
Headteacher
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DfE school no.
874/6905
Address
Queen's Gardens Peterborough Cambridgeshire
PE1 2UW
Tel
01733 426063
Email
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No. on roll
2200