Secondary Teaching Assistant

Secondary Teaching Assistant Derby, England

Derby City Council
Full Time Derby, England 22369 - 24054 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

Application closing date
Working Pattern
NJC Scale 4 Point 7 to 11. Starting salary £22,369 to £24,054 FTE (reduced pro-rata to £18,833 to £20,252 pa for term-time only)
Contractual hours
Term-time full time permanent
Job category/type
School Support
Job description
Directorate: People Services
Hours: 37 hours per week. 39 weeks per year
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Derby Cathedral School, Derby
Derby Cathedral School are currently looking to appoint additional Secondary Teaching Assistants to work as part of our growing SEND Team. The successful candidate will have responsibility for supporting students with additional needs in both Key Stage 3 and 4, including helping plan lessons that contain accessible opportunities for learning at all ability levels.
Within this role you will utilise your knowledge of learning support, communication skills and creativity to develop a varied approach helping pupils with SEND understand the information presented and supporting them throughout their education.
You will need to use your passion for inspiring children to enjoy learning, encouraging them to take pride in their achievements, be confident in their abilities and play an active role in school life. Using a mix of resources to assist you broaden a pupil’s understanding and develop innovative ways to provide a supportive learning environment, where pupils can expand their knowledge.
Benefits include:
  • LGPS pension scheme
  • Free annual eye test and flu vaccinations
  • On-site gym
  • On-site free parking
  • Westfield EAP
  • A committed and motivated staff team.
  • An attractive working environment.
  • A supportive MAT
What are we looking for?
Will show commitment to enhancing the school’s faith values
Have excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication
Is committed to their own professional development
Will inspire, challenge, motivate and support the whole school community
Has a proven track record in a similar role
Please view the full job description and person specification for more information on the essential criteria and skills required for this role.
Derby Cathedral School had a successful start and were graded "good" by Ofsted in all areas in 2023. We are the first ever Church of England Secondary school in the Diocese and after being in our temporary school for the first three years, moved to our new state-of-the-art building in September 2021. This is located close to the city centre.
The school equips students with skills and qualifications that will enable them to access high-quality careers in and around the city of Derby and beyond. The curriculum offer is broad and balanced and is enhanced by strong links with the Cathedral. The curriculum and our character values, based on the acronym FAITH, are a key part of the school vision and represent a platform from which we build high levels of personal development, well-being and achievement from Year 7 onwards.
Just on the edge of the beautiful Peak District National Park, Derby is just 15 minutes from the M1 junction 24 and accessible via the A6, A50, A38 and A52. With a variety of family friendly amenities in the City and quick and easy access to the surrounding countryside, Derby is ideally placed and identified as one of the top places to live in the UK.
Our brand-new site within the City Centre provides abundant parking and a new, modern working environment.
To apply for this opportunity please download and complete the attached Application Form and References and Monitoring Forms and submit both via email to:
Derby Diocesan Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.
Start date: September 2023
The closing date for applications is 4pm on Friday 26 May 2023
Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.
Interviews are scheduled for w/c 5th or 12th June 2023.

Secondary Teaching Assistant
Derby City Council
Derby, United Kingdom
Fareed Hussain
Unknown / Non-Applicable
5001 to 10000 Employees
National Services & Agencies
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