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EAL Teaching Assistant

College
The Grange Academy
Location
Bushey, Hertfordshire
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Salary
Scale3/4 (P 6-9) £23,893 - £25,119 Fring £988
Start Date
1st September 2024
Expires
29th May 2024 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Permanent
Job ID
1422392
Start Date
1st September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1422392

Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in the position of EAL Teaching Assistant for The Grange Academy. I am delighted that you are considering applying for a position at our trust.

This is a superb and exciting opportunity for a bright, passionate and socially-minded individual to join our team as EAL teaching assistant to provide support for pupils, the teacher and the school for children who speak English as an additional language.

WHO WE ARE

Grange Academy is a proud member of Future Academies: A flourishing multi-academy trust, founded with the aim of improving the life chances and raising the aspirations of young people. We offer a rich and stimulating education comprised of a knowledge-rich curriculum, diverse cultural and extracurricular opportunities, and a strong pastoral support system. All children and young people are welcomed in our inclusive community, and all are challenged to be the best they can be.

This ethos is embodied in our Trust values - Knowledge, Aspiration, and Respect - and in our motto, libertas per cultum (“freedom through education”).

THE ROLE

To support EAL students to ensure they reach their full potential through developing academic English.

THE BENEFITS

• The chance to make a difference to children’s and young people’s lives. Future Academies is of the belief that all children have the right to enriching education through a knowledge-rich and child-centric approach: our teachers can therefore make a dramatic impact on the lives of these children.

• Fast career progression. Because knowledge and intelligence, rather than length of service, are lauded and rewarded at Future Academies, teachers and support staff can quickly take up great responsibility, adding to their already exceptional experience and knowledge, joining the SLT or writing for the Trust’s Curriculum Centre, where our in-house textbooks are produced.

• Excellent CPD. The Trust is knowledge-centric and encourages CPD at all levels with excellent opportunities for swift career progression, within the Academy and Trust. This includes Leadership Development opportunities.

• Knowledge-rich staff team. You will be working with a supportive leadership team, cohesive staff body, and very purposeful environment with excellent resources. Being part of a Trust of schools enables you to share knowledge across a wider range of educational professionals.

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in applying to the post Teacher Assistant at The Grange Academy, please click on “Fast Apply” to complete an online application form.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

Alternatively, if this role is not quite what you are looking for, feel free to browse through our Trust wide vacancies and register your details to our Talent Pool which can both be found on our website under “Current Vacancies”.

We look forward to receiving your application

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Safeguarding Statement:

The Grange Academy is part of Future Academies which is an educational charity and multi-academy trust. It is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare of all children and young people. Therefore, the Trust expects all members of staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. To this end, both an ‘Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service’ check and a ‘Barred List’ check will be required for this role. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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