Ellowes Hall Sports College are seeking to appoint a permanent Level 2 Teaching Assistant
Part time; 32.5 Hours per week, 39 Weeks per year (term time)
Grade 3, SCP 3-4 (£20,812 - £21,189 pa)
Actual annual salary: £15,709 to £16,355
Invictus Education are a Multi Academy Trust comprising of six secondary schools and one primary school with over 750 employees and over 5,500 students, based in Dudley, West Midlands.
WWe are seeking a L2 Teaching Assistant to provide more specific support and work under the supervision and guidance of a classroom teacher. The basic entry requirement is NVQ 2 and staff who are not already qualified are required to work towards it.
The successful candidate will undertake work/care/support programmes, to enable access to learning and to assist a teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom. To support teaching staff in the development and education of pupils including the provision of specialist skills as appropriate.
Closing date: Monday 27th February 2023, 12 noon.
We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.
Interviews due to take place: w/c 27th February 2023.
In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, as a part of our recruitment process we will carry out an online search on shortlisted candidates to identify any comment, image or other content that could cause reputational damage to the trust and/or give rise to a safeguarding concern. If we discover anything during our searches this will be passed onto the recruitment manager and discussed during interview
We are deeply committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and expect all Staff and Volunteers to share this commitment. All necessary Safeguarding checks will be undertaken which must have satisfactory outcomes, otherwise the conditional job offer may be withdrawn. Details of the checks that will be undertake can be found at: Keeping Children Safe in Education, 2022
This role has been assessed as working in regulated activity and is subject to an Enhanced DBS plus Children’s Barred List Check
It is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020). This means that certain convictions and cautions are considered ‘protected’ and do not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers cannot take them into account. Guidance about whether a conviction or caution should be disclosed can be found on the Ministry of Justice website
Positions at the school are exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to a post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). DBS Filtering guidance can be found on the GOV.UK website
As a Trust we are committed to ensuring that throughout our recruitment and selection process, no applicant will be disadvantaged or discriminated against because of the protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010